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Police officer from Castleford ‘raped domestic violence victim’ - jury told

A POLICE Community Support Officer from Castleford raped a domestic violence victim after telling her he could help her, a jury was told.

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Crooked Wakefield lawyer must pay back £1.9m or serve eight more years in jail

A CROOKED lawyer with a £13,000 plus designer shoe collection has been ordered to pay back less then half of the £4m she plundered from a Wakefield law firm to fund her addiction to high living.

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Lawyer ordered to repay over £1million she stole from firm of solicitors

Lawyer ordered to repay over £1million she stole from firm of solicitors

A crooked lawyer must pay back £1.9 million of her ill-gotten gains after forcing a 200-year-old firm of Yorkshire solicitors into extinction, a judge has ruled today.

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Leeds woman caught with child sex abuse images faces jail

Leeds woman caught with child sex abuse images faces jail

A LEEDS woman who admitted a string of charges in connection with child sex abuse images has been told to expect a prison sentence.

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Armed police help sword man badly injured in Batley roof fall

A MAN reportedly armed with a sword suffered serious injuries after he fell from the roof of a building in Batley.
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Attempted murder investigation after man, 20, stabbed in Leeds city centre

DETECTIVES  have launched an attempted murder investigation after a man suffered serious stab and slash injuries in Leeds city centre this morning.
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Delays on M1 near Wakefield after caravan crash

A CRASH involving a caravan is causing delays on the M1 near Wakefield.

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M62 lanes reopened after accident in West Yorkshire

TWO lanes of the M62 near Knottingley which were closed this morning following an accident have now been reopened.
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Drivers facing delays during M62 roadworks in Leeds and Wakefield

DRIVERS will face delays when the westbound M62 in Leeds is closed at the Tingley junction for one night next week.
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Man arrested after teenager stabbed in Leeds

A TEENAGER was stabbed during an attack in Leeds last night.
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Long delays on M62 after accident - one lane still closed

DRIVERS are facing long delays on the M62 near Leeds this morning after an  accident.
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West Yorkshire Fire crews pelted with fireworks and bricks in Halloween night attacks

FIREFIGHTERS in Leeds were among West Yorkshire crews pelted with stones and fireworks during six attacks on Halloween night.
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Arrests over alleged fraudulent charity collection for boy with cancer

POLICE are urging Dewsbury residents to be vigilant following reports of fraudulent charity collectors operating in the area.

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Man fighting for life after attack outside Leeds pub

A MAN is fighting for life is hospital following a serious assault outside a Leeds pub.
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Crash blocks M62 near Leeds causing heavy traffic and long delays

A CRASH has caused long delays on the M62 in West Yorkshire this morning.

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Appeal after Wakefield pensioner's death

A CORONER'S officer is appealing for information to trace relatives after the death of a 78-year-old  Wakefield man.

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Two Yorkshire schoolboys arrested on suspicion of preparing for act of terrorism

TWO teenage boys from a  North Yorkshire market town have been arrested on suspicion of preparing for an act of terrorism.
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Lifelong Leeds United fan died four days after being hit by car outside own home

TRIBUTES have been paid to a doting father and lifelong Leeds United fan who lost his fight for life four days after he was struck by a car outside his home in Morley.

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Wakefield double murder trial jury retires

Wakefield double murder trial jury retires

A MURDER trial jury at Leeds Crown Court has retired to consider verdicts on an alleged burglar accused of killing a  father and daughter by torching their family home in a bid to cover his tracks

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