Report of sex attack on 15-year-old girl near Leeds city centre church

POLICE are investigating a report that a 15-year-old girl was sexually assaulted near a Leeds city centre church.

The derelict former medical centre at the junction of Theaker Lane and Town Street, Armley. Image: Google.

Arson attack at former medical centre in Armley

ARSONISTS are suspected to have started a fire in a former medical centre in Armley this morning.
Till and cash stolen from village fish and chip shop

Till and cash stolen from village fish and chip shop

Burglars forced their way into a village fish and chip shop and made off with the chippy's till.

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Teenager injured in unprovoked attack in Scarborough

A 17-year-old boy needed hospital treatment after an unprovoked attack in Scarborough.

Peasholm Park, Scarborough.

Suspected drug dealer jumped in duck pond: Police chase in Scarborough's Peasholm Park

A SUSPECTED drug dealer jumped into a duck pond in Scarborough's Peasholm Park in a bid to evade police during a foot chase.
Photos show hundreds of cannabis plants seized in Leeds raid

Photos show hundreds of cannabis plants seized in Leeds raid

Over 200 cannabis plants were found in this property after police raided it.


Ram raid at Leeds city centre Rolex watch shop

TWO cars were involved in a ram raid at a Rolex watch shop in Leeds city centre today.

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Police launch CCTV appeal after man seriously injured in Bradford attack

DETECTIVES investigating a serious assault in Bradford have released CCTV images of two people they want to trace.

The A661 at Follifoot. Image: Google

Driver fled scene of crash near Harrogate which left woman injured

A DRIVER  who fled the scene of a two-car crash near Harrogate which left a woman injured is being hunted by police.


Leeds Lives Not Knives message taken into community

The community in Harehills knows only to well the consequences of young people carrying knives on the city’s streets.


‘I lost my son to knife crime’: Leeds mum uses her experience to educate city’s teenagers

When Sarah Lloyd talks about the impact of knife crime on ordinary families’ lives, she does so with authority.

Police stopped a vehicle on Hamme Strasse in Bradford. Picture: Google

Three men held by Bradford police after reports of armed man entering building

Three men are being held in police custody after being arrested in connection with an incident in Bradford this morning.

Hamme Strasse in Bradford was closed for several hours after police stopped a vehicle. Picture: Google

Bradford police search 30 people and stop vehicle after reports of man entering building with gun

Police are at the scene of an ongoing incident in Bradford which began when a man armed with a gun reportedly entered a building.

Convicted armed robber James Beeston,escaped from HMP Kirklevington Grange in Yarm. Picture: Google/West Yorkshire Police

Prison escape: Hunt continues for convicted armed robber who may be in Leeds

Police in Leeds are continuing to search for a convicted armed robber who escaped from prison.

One of the cars in the smash on the A168. Photo: West Yorkshire Police

Truck driver arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after serious four car smash in North Yorkshire

The driver of a flatbed truck was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after a four vehicle smash left a driver in hospital with serious injuries.
Kauser Jan and Sarah Lloyd, right, have worked together to raise awareness of the dangers of carrying knives.

Mum of teenager murdered in Harehills supports 'Leeds Lives Not Knives' events this weekend

A Leeds mum whose son died after a knife attack in Harehills is to share her experiences in support of an awareness campaign.
The man avoided 65,000 of duty

Leeds businessman dodged £65,000 tax duty on half a ton of shisha tobacco

A Leeds businessman avoided paying more than £65,000 of duty on half a ton of flavoured shisha tobacco, a court heard.

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Thieves 'cut hole in Harrogate antiques shop roof' and snatch £100,000 of items

Thieves slipped into a Harrogate antiques shop through a hole in the roof and stole more than £100,000 of jewellery and other valuable items, police today said.
Tesco Hemsworth, picture courtesy of Google.

Teenagers arrested on suspicion of arson after Tesco supermarket fire

Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of arson after a blaze at a supermarket.

Some of the knives illegally sold to under 18s at shops tested in West Yorkshire.

Police find shops willing to sell knives illegally to children in West Yorkshire

Five knives were sold illegally to children when police carried out test purchases this week.

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