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All-night rave on Kirkstall Valley Nature Reserve sparks concerns for Leeds wildlife

Concerns for the impact on local wildlife have been voiced after thoughtless revellers staged an all-night party at a Leeds beauty spot.

Leeds
Leeds firefighters called out as fire begins in roof of supermarket and restaurant in Holbeck

Leeds firefighters called out as fire begins in roof of supermarket and restaurant in Holbeck

Firefighters were called out last night when a blaze began in the roof void of a commercial building in Leeds.

Leeds

Leeds shooting: Attempted murder of boy, 17, in Harehills may be linked to shots fired in Woodhouse

The shooting of a 17-year-old boy in Leeds yesterday evening is being investigated as attempted murder, police have confirmed.

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Watchdog estimates Humberside Police failing to record 14,200 crimes a year

Watchdog estimates Humberside Police failing to record 14,200 crimes a year

One in five violent crimes were not recorded properly by a Yorkshire police force, a watchdog’s inspector found.
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The assault took place in The Village, Haxby. Picture: Google

Woman in electric wheelchair assaulted after verbal abuse from two men in Haxby

A woman in an electric wheelchair was assaulted in the street after being verbally abused by two men in a North Yorkshire town.

Crime
The man was pushed into a rock pool on Scarborough's South Bay.

Man pushed into rock pool in Scarborough's South Bay after 'altercation' with stranger

A man was pushed into a rock pool in Scarborough's South Bay after getting into an altercation.

Crime
Wanted: Police hunting for Pontefract man after Knottingley burglary

Wanted: Police hunting for Pontefract man after Knottingley burglary

Police are hunting this man from Pontefract after a burglary was carried out at commercial premises in Knottingley.

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Record-breaking 999 demand as West Yorkshire Police takes 2,307 calls in one day

Record-breaking 999 demand as West Yorkshire Police takes 2,307 calls in one day

West Yorkshire Police is urging members of the public to think before they call after facing unprecedented demand to the 999 emergency number.

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Wanted: York man suspected of assaulting two officers and breaking court order

Wanted: York man suspected of assaulting two officers and breaking court order

Police are hunting a 19-year-old man from York who is suspected of assaulting two officers and breaking a court order.

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Fariman Khan and Francis Cooper are due to be sentenced next month for conspiracy to supply Class A drugs.

Bradford men conspired to supply heroin across UK

Two men from Bradford have been convicted of conspiring to supply heroin across the UK.

Crime

Buy a brick to show your support for Maggie’s Yorkshire cancer centre

Yorkshire’s first cancer centre for patients from across the region is expected to open next year after almost a decade in the pipeline.

Health
The car was travelling along Beckside Road towards Spencer Road in Bradford. Picture: Google

Boy, four, seriously injured after being hit by Volvo in Bradford

A four-year-old boy remains seriously ill in hospital today after being knocked down by a car in Bradford yesterday.

Bradford
The three teenagers were jailed when they appeared at Bradford Crown Court yesterday.

Three teenagers jailed after Bradford robbery victims stabbed and shot

Three teenage boys have been jailed after they pleaded guilty to carrying out three robberies in Bradford.

Crime
West Yorkshire police and crime commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson says everyone has a part to play in tackling human trafficking.

Human trafficking can be stopped says crime commissioner after police rescue two children in Halifax

The rescue of two suspected human trafficking victims found by police in Halifax shows the "vile crime" can be stopped, a crime commissioner has said.

Crime
Police in Halifax rescue two children during human trafficking operation

Police in Halifax rescue two children during human trafficking operation

Police in West Yorkshire have rescued two children who are thought to have been trafficked into the UK.
Crime
Bradford trio charged over 'Asian gold' burglaries in Leeds after pursuit by police helicopter and dogs

Bradford trio charged over 'Asian gold' burglaries in Leeds after pursuit by police helicopter and dogs

Detectives investigating ‘Asian gold’ burglaries in Leeds have charged three men with offences.

Crime

Neighbour saved Leeds family as fire tore through their Leeds home in early hours

A heroic neighbour helped to save the lives of a father and his two sons as flames engulfed their family home in Leeds during the early hours of this morning.

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Police give thanks as vulnerable man who went missing from Hull is found

Police give thanks as vulnerable man who went missing from Hull is found

Police have thanked public's for their help after appealing for information on the whereabouts of Hull man who had gone missing.
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Man and two children taken to hospital after early hours blaze at Leeds house

A man and two children have been taken to hospital after a fire broke out at a house in Leeds during the early hours.

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Fire crews dispatched after paper burned in bedroom of North Yorkshire home triggers 999 call

Fire crews dispatched after paper burned in bedroom of North Yorkshire home triggers 999 call

Firefighters had a word with the occupant of a home in a North Yorkshire village after the burning of paper in a bedroom resulted in two crews being dispatched.

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