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Masked man threatened Leeds shopkeeper at knifepoint

A MASKED man threatened a Leeds shopkeeper at knifepoint before stealing cash from the till.

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‘Disgraceful’: Body of neglected pony is dumped in farmland near Brigg

THE RSPCA has launched an inquiry after the body of a young pony, with a tow strap tied around its neck, was dumped on farmland south of the Humber.

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Police appeal: Three men injured during violent altercation in East Yorkshire town

Police appeal: Three men injured during violent altercation in East Yorkshire town

Three men were injured during a violent altercation in an East Yorkshire market town.

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Anna Soubry, the MP for Broxtowe in Nottinghamshire, who was the apparent target of an online message

‘Cowardly troll’ who called for someone to ‘Jo Cox’ an MP

A MAN has been arrested following investigations into an allegedly threatening Twitter post that called for people to “Jo Cox” an MP.

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Karen Strong and her daughter Rebecca, sister of Jamie, who was killed by a drink driver aged 16.

‘Small measure of justice’ as some killer drivers face life

A West Yorkshire mother, whose son was killed by a drink driver, hopes the introduction of tougher punishments for dangerous motorists will help bereaved families get “some small measure of justice”.

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Karen Strong with daughter Rebecca. Her son Jamie Still was killed by a drunk driver.

Life sentence plan could bring justice for victims of Yorkshire’s killer drivers

A West Yorkshire mother whose son was killed by a drink driver is hopeful that Government plans to introduce tougher punishments for dangerous motorists will help bereaved families get “some small measure of justice”.

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Tonnes of illicit tobacco were seized by HM Customs and Revenue inspectors.

Three generations of Yorkshire family sentenced for roles in £1m tobacco smuggling plot

Three generations of the same family were part a gang from the North East and Yorkshire who smuggled six tonnes of illicit tobacco into the UK.

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Police are searching for the occupants of the stolen car.

Hunt for driver of stolen car involved in serious Leeds crash

POLICE ARE hunting the driver of a stolen car which was involved in a serious crash in Leeds this morning.

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Police want to trace this man as part of an investigation into a hate crime in Leeds.

CCTV appeal: Abusive man threatened to rip off woman's head scarf in Leeds

Police are hunting a man who racially abused a woman and threatened to rip off her head scarf.

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Arrests made after drugs raids

Three houses were raided by police today after the properties were linked with drug dealing in Grimsby.

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FILE PICTURE - Nathan Sumner, 35, arrives at Sheffield Magistrates Court under heavy police guard on April 15 2016.  A man accused of attempting to murder a Sheffield police officer with an axe will stand trial at Sheffield Crown Court today, October 12, 2016. Sumner, aged 35, of Gleadless Valley, Sheffield, is alleged to have carried out the attack on Pc Lisa Bates on Wednesday, April 13 this year.

15 years for Sheffield axeman who left woman Pc with fractured skull and severed finger

A 35-year-old man who attacked a Sheffield policewoman with an axe, leaving her with a fractured skull and a finger hanging off, has been jailed for 15 years.

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Corie Adams, 18, who has admitted "hideous" sex crimes against seven teenage girls in Rotherham

Rotherham pervert who abused seven teens is jailed for nine years

A PERVERT who carried out a string of “prolific and incredibly shocking” sex crimes in Rotherham has been jailed for nine years.

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Thieves stole keys leaving mum's young child locked in car

Thieves stole keys leaving mum's young child locked in car

A mother's young child was locked inside a car after thieves stole her keys during a "traumatic" robbery.

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Bus carrying passengers has windows smashed

Bus carrying passengers has windows smashed

Youths have smashed a bus window by throwing objects at it while it was in service.

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Man who died after assault named

A man who died following an assault in Sheffield has been named by police.

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50 Bradford drivers ticketed for ‘anti-social parking’ on school run

POLICE have issued 50 tickets to drivers after a crackdown on “illegal and inconsiderate parking” outside schools in Bradford.

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William Beckett has been jailed after violently assaulting two men at Dewsbury Railway Station.

Jailed: Man repeatedly stamped on victim’s head during “completely unprovoked” train station attack

A MAN has been jailed after carrying out a “completely unprovoked” assault on two men who asked him for a cigarette in a train station waiting area.

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‘Axe man’ shot dead by Hull police named as Lewis Skelton, 31

A MAN shot dead by police in Hull in an alleged axe incident has been named as 31-year-old Lewis Skelton.

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SIX motors are stolen while their owners defrost their windscreens in South Yorkshire freeze-up

SIX vehicles were stolen while they were being defrosted in South Yorkshire earlier this week.

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