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Nightclub’s licence to be reviewed after cannabis seized in raid

A nightclub’s licence will be reviewed following a police raid which uncovered more than 40 cannabis plants.

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Police launch bike surrender to crackdown on anti-social riding

Police launch bike surrender to crackdown on anti-social riding

A month-long bike surrender will be launched as part of a police crackdown on anti-social off-road riding.

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Drunk jailed for injuring partner after Facebook row

Drunk jailed for injuring partner after Facebook row

A drunk who caused his partner to suffer a broken wrist when he pushed her during an argument has been jailed for six months.

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2 November 2013...     Police patrol Elland Road at Leeds United's match with Yeovil. (TJ1001/01d). Picture Tony Johnson

It’s good to talk: Is ‘pink and fluffy’ the way forward for football policing in Yorkshire?

The scene at The Queen pub in Bradford city centre two hours before Bradford City played Oldham Athletic on April 5, 2014, would have been a familiar one to the police officers who regularly keep the peace at local football matches.

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'DELIBERATE BARBARITY': Badgers were killed in Bradford and  mobile phone footage uploaded to Instagram. PIC: RSPCA

Yorkshire tops annual animal cruelty league of shame

Animal cruelty statistics revealed by the RSPCA show that West Yorkshire tops a league of shame for the number of people convicted of harming pets and wildlife.

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WATCH: Caught on camera: Do you know them?

Do you know any of these people? These CCTV images have been released by police in Wakefield, Pontefract and Castleford of people they would like to speak to.

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Police found 40 cannabis plants when they raided a nightclub in Wakefield.

UPDATE: Cannabis plants seized after sniffer dog raid on city bar

Drugs worth thousands of pounds were seized by police following a raid at a Wakefield nightclub.

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West Yorkshire police and crime commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson, right, is seeking more Independent Custody Visitors.

Video: Could you be the right person to help monitor cells at West Yorkshire's police stations?

West Yorkshire’s police and crime commissioner is looking for volunteers to help monitor the conditions under which suspects are detained.
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Man taken to hospital following collision involving a van and pedestrian

Man taken to hospital following collision involving a van and pedestrian

A 29 year-old man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after a collision involving a van in Hemsworth.

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Drugs raid on nightclub uncovers 40 cannabis plants

Drugs raid on nightclub uncovers 40 cannabis plants

A man has been arrested following a drugs bust on a nightclub.

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Some 260 victims of modern slavery and human trafficking have been linked to Leeds in the last two years.

Will Brexit hinder Yorkshire’s efforts to tackle human trafficking?

Convicted human traffickers from Eastern Europe will be subject to severe restrictions on their activities when they return home from Yorkshire to stop them arranging the trade in human misery in the region.

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Keith (right) and Ashley Boots.

‘Disgrace to the police’: Drug dealing West Yorkshire inspector jailed for 26 years

A “dishonest and manipulative” West Yorkshire police inspector who was found with £700,000 of drugs at his home has been jailed for 26 years.

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Linda Box

Jail for crooked lawyer who forced 200-year-old solicitors out of business in £4m fraud

A crooked lawyer forced a 200-year-old firm of Yorkshire solicitors into extinction by plundering its accounts of almost FOUR MILLION pounds to fund her addiction to high living.

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VIDEO: Armed police spotted in Wakefield following terror attack

Armed officers were spotted in Wakefield this morning as police step up security following the London terror attack.

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Police charge 29 people over historic child sex abuse in West Yorkshire town

Police charge 29 people over historic child sex abuse in West Yorkshire town

Dozens of people have been charged with the sexual exploitation of teenage girls in a West Yorkshire town after police investigated historic allegations of abuse.
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The scene at Westminster in the minutes after the terrorist attack.

Reach out to victims of London attacks, urge family of Jo Cox

The family of murdered MP Jo Cox today urged the nation to “reach out and support” the victims of yesterday’s Westminster terror attack to “let them know they are not alone”.

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PIC: James Hardisty

Police in Yorkshire ramp up patrols after Westminster outrage

Firearms officers were stationed in the centre of Leeds this morning as part of an increased police presence across the region following the terror attacks in Westminster.

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London attack: Five dead and policeman stabbed as knifeman brings terror to Westminster

FIVE people have died after a knifeman brought terror to the heart of Westminster, mowing down pedestrians then stabbing a policeman before being shot by armed officers.

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A car seized by police

Cars seized and court action in police crackdown on illegal vehicles

Police were out in force in a bid to tackle illegal vehicles in the district.

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Warning as ID fraud reaches record level

Warning as ID fraud reaches record level

People are being warned to protect their personal data, as 172,919 identity frauds were recorded in 2016.

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