West Yorkshire Police Awards: Meet the Leeds police officers and community heroes who have scooped honours

Dedicated police officers and brave community heroes have been honoured in the Leeds District Awards.

West Yorkshire Police hosted the awards ceremony at Elland Road on Thursday night, recognising incredible acts of courage, commitment to public service and dedication to keeping Leeds communities safe.

Police officers and staff, police volunteers and members of the public were honoured at the awards for their outstanding actions across a range of incidents, investigations, and community initiatives. Members of West Yorkshire Police Band performed as about 120 guests gathered in the Norman Hunter Suite to see a total of 21 team and individual awards presented and to hear the human stories that lay behind each one.

Here are some of the inspiring winners – for the full list, visit the West Yorkshire Police website.