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Caught on camera: Can you help Leeds police with these unsolved crimes?

Do you recognise any of the people pictured in these CCTV camera images?

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A police investigation has been launched

Police investigation launched after racist remarks made during Leeds United match at Derby County

A police investigation has been launched after allegations that 'racist remarks' were made during the match between Derby County and Leeds United.

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Ena, a Cocker Spaniel puppy, was stolen in Leeds at the weekend.

Spaniels stolen from farm and dog handler’s van

A dog was stolen from a farm near Leeds by burglars who ransacked a number of sheds under cover of darkness.

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West Yorkshire Police Chief Constable Dee Collins.

How much has recorded crime risen in West Yorkshire?

THE NUMBER of recorded crimes in West Yorkshire rose by more than a fifth in a year, according to the latest statistics.

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Vulnerable man has cheek fractured in Leeds street robbery

Vulnerable man has cheek fractured in Leeds street robbery

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to identify in connection with a street robbery in Leeds.

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Dr Andrew Platten

Drug-driver admits running down Leeds academic while fleeing police

A drug-using driver today admitted causing the death of a respected Leeds academic who was killed after being struck by a car which was being pursued by police.

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Shoppers pictured in Briggate, where giant 'planters' have been installed to stop heavy vehicles entering.

Revealed: Bollards in Leeds city centre to stop Nice-style terror attack

Truck-stopping bollards have been installed around busy shopping areas of Leeds city centre to prevent a repeat of the terror attacks that left dozens dead in Berlin and Nice.

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Commercial Street, Rothwell. Picture: Google.

Pensioner arrested after sexual assault on Leeds girl, 11, at bus stop

Detectives investigating a sexual assault on an 11-year-old girl in Leeds have made an arrest.

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Susan Ashworth. PIC: SWNS

Tragic Leeds wife was stabbed to death after telling husband she wanted divorce

A WIFE who suffered 25 years of emotional abuse was stabbed to death after finding the “strength and will” to leave her controlling husband, an inquest heard.

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Police keep watch of the Leeds fans by the Billy Bremner statue outside Elland Road. Picture by Tony Johnson

More ‘spotters’ at West Yorkshire football grounds to tackle high cost of policing

Extra ‘spotters’ are being deployed at football grounds around West Yorkshire this season in a bid to reduce the cost to taxpayers of policing matches in the county.

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Armed police called to Leeds city centre car chase

Police chased a car in Leeds city centre after it failed to stop for officers.

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Jailed: Paul James Owens.

Man who slashed off-duty officer in face on Black Friday in Leeds is jailed

A suspected thief who slashed an off-duty policeman in the face during the Black Friday sales bonanza in Leeds has been jailed.

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An image of the dog released by the RSPCA

Heartbreaking: Dog starved to death and dumped on Leeds footpath

A dog that had been starved to death and was as “thin as a skeleton” was dumped like rubbish on a popular footpath in Leeds, RSPCA inspectors said today.

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David Butterfield.

Man found dead in Gomersal named and woman charged with murder

Detectives investigating the death of a man in Gomersal have released the identity of the victim.
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Jailed: Terence O'Reilly.

'Wicked' man, 78, jailed for historic sex offences against children in Wakefield

A 78-year-old man has been jailed for a series of historic sex offences against children in the Wakefield area.
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Tunisia massacre jury sees CCTV of Goole granddad’s murder

HARROWING footage of a grandfather from Goole being shot in the 2015 Tunisian beach massacre was shown to an inquest jury today, as it was alleged that local police deliberately delayed their response to the incident.

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Man seriously injured outside pub

Man seriously injured outside pub

A man suffered a serious head injury in an attack in the doorway of a popular pub in Sheffield city centre.

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Man hit over head with bottle during Leeds street robbery

Man hit over head with bottle during Leeds street robbery

A man was taken to hospital after three youths demanded money and smashed a bottle over his head.

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Picture shows Susan Ashworth who has died in a house fire in Leeds, West Yorkshire. See Ross Parry copy RPYFIRE : Two people have died in a fire at a house near Leeds, police have confirmed. Firefighters were called to Farfield Court in Garforth just after 18:30 BST.  West Yorkshire Police said one person was pronounced dead at the scene and that a man was taken to hospital with serious burns but later died.  The initial call to the emergency services reported a "fire, possibly an explosion". Four fire crews were sent to the scene and managed to contain the spread of the blaze.

Wife killer’s actions ‘unforseeable’ inquest told

THE actions of a husband who stabbed his wife to death before apparently killing himself were ‘unforseeable,’ according to a senior psychiatrist.

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