Leeds thug back in jail over attack on former partner’s son

A thug who fractured the jaw of his ex-girlfriend’s son soon after being released from prison has been returned to jail.

A Ministry of Defence policeman cheated the taxpayer out of 47,000 by fiddling his expenses when he was transferred to work in Yorkshire, a court heard.

Stark warning for Leeds teenage burglary pair

Two teenage burglars were warned they face spending most of their adult lives in custody unless they put an end to their “incessant offending”.

Irfan Wahid.

Tournament in honour of tragic Leeds teenager Irfan

A football tournament and fun day has been held in memory of 16-year-old Irfan Wahid, who died two months ago following a street knife attack.

Mr Wilks' coffin is taken into St Aidan's Parish Church in Harewhills.

Hundreds attend funeral of tragic Leeds dad Raheem Wilks

Mourners in their hundreds yesterday attended the funeral of a tragic Leeds teenager who was shot in the chest.

A young participant in a Street Safe workshop learns basic first aid skills.

Education is key to battle against street crime in Leeds

“I carried a knife to protect myself. I wouldn’t use it. But I would pull it out to scare them.

The man was stabbed inside a flat in Strathmore View, Harehills. Picture: Google

Man found with serious injuries in Leeds street after being stabbed inside flat

A man was found seriously injured in the street after being stabbed in a flat in Leeds.

Raheem Wilks

Inquest opens into death of murdered Leeds teenager

The inquest into the death of a murdered Leeds teenager was opened and adjourned this morning.

Sarah Lloyd, mum of teenage stabbing victim Kieran Butterworth - and Kauser Jan, organisers of the Peace Parade in Harehills. They are pictured with local youngsters who are on the event's steering committee.

‘Never again’ says mum of stabbed Leeds teenager who wants an end to city’s knife crime

IT’s a rare and special kind of person who can take unimaginable personal grief and turn it into a message of hope and unity.

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Drugs warning after two deaths in Leeds and Wakefield

Police have issued a warning after two suspected drugs-related deaths in Leeds and Wakefield.

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Kauser Jan and Sarah Lloyd, the mum of Kieran Butterworth, are organising peace parade in Harehills.

Mum of teenager killed in Leeds street stabbing fronts new anti-weapons drive

A mum who lost her teenage son in a street knife attack in Leeds is fronting a new anti-weapons drive in the wake of another young man’s fatal stabbing.
Ribchester man will appear in court in January

Leeds teenager caught helping gang of burglars

A TEENAGE burglar was caught as he helped a gang target homes in a wealthy suburb or Leeds.


Leeds council could go to court to take back community building at centre of 100-man mass brawl

Leeds council bosses could be launching legal action to take back a riot-hit community hub which was at the centre of a 100-man mass brawl.

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Appeal after death of Leeds man

Coroner's officers  in Leeds are appealing for information to trace relatives of a 66-year-old Leeds man.

Leeds Building Society head office new photographs

Jobs at risk as Leeds Building Society axes branches

Leeds Building Society is to close six of its branches in the city, with 15 jobs at risk nationally.

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Video: Leeds street shooting ‘was targeted’

SHOTS were fired at a car in a residential street in Leeds during what detectives have described as a “targeted attack”.

Police raids: 11 arrested in Leeds as drugs and cash seized

Police raids: 11 arrested in Leeds as drugs and cash seized

Police have arrested 11 people during raids in Leeds this morning.
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Broken traffic lights cause chaos at major Leeds junction

Traffic lights are out at a major Leeds junction this morning.

DECADE OF SUCCESS: Some of the Fever FM crew celebrate the popular  Leeds community radio station's milestone

Star-making Leeds community radio station Fever FM celebrates 10 years on the airwaves

A community radio station in Leeds - which has been the springboard for a string of stars and has raised £750,000 for charity - is celebrating 10 years on the airwaves.

Stars come to Leeds for night of wrestling

WWE Bushwacker headlines wrestling bill in Leeds

Calling all wrestling fans - fancy a night of elbow drops and powerslams in Leeds this month?

The car and motorbike collided on Foundry Approach near the junction with Broughton Lane this morning. Picture: Google

Update: Road in Leeds reopens after man seriously injured during collision

A man has been seriously injured after a motorbike and car crashed in Leeds this morning.
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