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Man, 78, held over 1965 murder of Wakefield schoolgirl Elsie Frost

A MAN in his 70s has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a schoolgirl in Wakefield more than 50 years ago.

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Police want to trace this man after an elderly woman's handbag was stolen from her Rothwell home.

CCTV images: “Utterly despicable” bogus caller stole from elderly woman’s Leeds home

A BOGUS caller stole an elderly woman’s handbag after getting into her Leeds home.

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Woman has jewellery ripped from neck as she walks down Leeds street

A pensioner had her necklace ripped from around her neck as she walked down the street with her husband in Leeds.

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Video: New images of man hunted by Leeds police over sex attacks

Detectives hunting a serial sex attacker who targeted women in Leeds have renewed their appeal for information.

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Sinclair Belle playing his limited edition Fender Telecaster Deluxe 'Chris Shiflett' custom.

Unique Foo Fighters guitar stolen from car during band rehearsal in Leeds

A MUSICIAN’S limited edition guitar was stolen from his car along with various pieces of musical equipment.

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Police execute a warrant at industrial premises in Beeston as part of an investigation into stolen vehicle parts.

Stolen vehicles investigation leads police to Leeds industrial site

Police investigating the use of stolen vehicles and parts carried out a raid on industrial premises in Leeds.

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Police want to trace these men after a pensioner in Leeds was targeted by bogus callers.

Bogus callers looking for ‘Steve’ target Leeds pensioner in his home

TWO men who claimed to be searching for a friend called Steve refused to leave a Leeds pensioner’s home.

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Police want to speak to these men about a theft from a car parked at New Pudsey Railway Station.

CCTV appeal: Police probe series of thefts from cars

Police are hunting a group of thieves thought to be behind a series of thefts in West Yorkshire.

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Making a Murderer story comes to Leeds

Making a Murderer story comes to Leeds

Tickets have gone on sale this morning for a stage show inspired by an American television hit sensation.

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Research by children's charity Barnardo's found that nine out of 10 children in Leeds lack confidence in the future.

Children in Leeds lacking confidence in the future

YOUNG PEOPLE in Leeds are filled with doubt about whether they will succeed in life, according to a new survey.

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Shocking pictures of domestic abuse have been posted on Facebook by Stephanie Littlewood. Picture: Ross Parry Agency

Jailed: Man who beat up his partner because she didn’t want sex

A YOUNG MOTHER was left with horrific facial injuries after being beaten by her partner, because she wouldn’t have sex.

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Video: Leeds drivers urged to slow down for drunk students

Motorists driving through the student-heavy areas of Leeds have been warned to lower their speeds to avoid knocking down potentially drunk and vulnerable young people during “freshers’ week” in the city.

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Man hospitalised after late night Leeds city centre fight UPDATED

A 22-year-old man was left with serious head injuries after being assaulted during a fight in Leeds city centre.

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Search for 20-year-old with links to Leeds after burglaries

Search for 20-year-old with links to Leeds after burglaries

Police are searching for a 20-year-old man with links to Leeds in connection with burglaries.

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Fresh appeal in hunt for wanted Leeds man

Fresh appeal in hunt for wanted Leeds man

Police have made a fresh appeal for information in the search for a man from Leeds wanted in connection with “serious offences”.

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Jade Williams, jailed for six years, eight months for carrying out a glass and bottle attack on a man in Revolution Bar, on Call Lane, Leeds. Image: West Yorkshire Police

Friends of Jade Williams defend bar attack on social media

SHOCKED people from across Leeds have hit back at family and friends of a violent woman who tried to justify her attack on an innocent man with a glass bottle.

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Two West Yorkshire Police officers have been dimissed after a misconduct hearing.

West Yorkshire Police officers sacked for ‘inappropriate’ behaviour with young women

Two West Yorkshire Police officers who behaved “inappropriately” at the home of two young women they had given a lift home to have been dismissed by the force.

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Can you help Leeds police identify these people caught on camera?

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

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Footage appears to show thieves stealing Chinese statues in Menston

This CCTV footage appears to have captured the moment thieves stole statues worth thousands of pounds from outside a home near Leeds.

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Officers arrested the man after a call from a concerned member of the public.

Man acting suspiciously in Leeds street was wanted by Scottish police

A man wanted by Police Scotland was arrested in Leeds after being spotted acting suspiciously in a residential street.

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