Seized vehicle

Every car seized by police in Leeds in December and why

Police in Leeds have been busy seizing cars for a litany of offences in the run up to Christmas - including a police chase through Headingley.

These are all the cars seized by police in Leeds and why, plus a few from the surrounding areas. All photos are from West Yorkshire Police's Roads Policing Unit on Twitter.

The car also smashed into a house wall after going off road. It was a stolen vehicle and enquiries are 'ongoing'. Photo: WYP RPU/Twitter

1. West Park, Leeds: Driver chased through Headingley and hit a learner driver

The car also smashed into a house wall after going off road. It was a stolen vehicle and enquiries are 'ongoing'. Photo: WYP RPU/Twitter
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This car has had no tax since APRIL, and yet the driver still ran a red light in front of a marked police car in the dark and rain. Photo: WYP RPU/Twitter

2. Leeds: Car seized for no road tax

This car has had no tax since APRIL, and yet the driver still ran a red light in front of a marked police car in the dark and rain. Photo: WYP RPU/Twitter
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The car's tax ran out in May 2018. The black Vauxhall was seized and the driver reported to the DVLA. Photo: WYP RPU/Twitter

3. Weeland Road, Knottingley: Stopped for out of date tax

The car's tax ran out in May 2018. The black Vauxhall was seized and the driver reported to the DVLA. Photo: WYP RPU/Twitter
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The car also had no insurance. Vehicle reported and seized. Photo: WYP RPU/Twitter

4. Harehills, Leeds: Foreign registered vehicle driven by UK resident

The car also had no insurance. Vehicle reported and seized. Photo: WYP RPU/Twitter
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