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Violent crime hits ten-year high in Yorkshire

VIOLENT crime has hit a ten-year high in Yorkshire, with police chiefs sounding the alarm over a perfect storm of increasing demand and shrinking resources.
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West Yorkshire Police's campaign reminds people viewing indecent child images online about what they stand to lose.

Police campaign urges people viewing indecent child images to seek help - or risk losing it all

Company directors and solicitors were among the seemingly respectable people arrested in West Yorkshire last year after downloading or sharing indecent images of children.

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Protect the Protectors: How you can support our dedicated police, firefighters and paramedics in face of attacks

West Yorkshire’s blue light services are standing together in support of new laws to give police, firefighters and paramedics better protection against attacks while on duty.

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This horse, Juliette, was seized from its owner in Shipley, Bradford, and is now being cared for in the south of England

West Yorkshire highest for horse cruelty complaints as sick animals 'dumped at roadside'

MORE COMPLAINTS are made about cruelty to horses in West Yorkshire than anywhere else in the country, new RSPCA figures show.
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Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Significant worldwide demand for tickets is expected ahead of this summer's FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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Police are seeking witnesses to a collision on the M62 near Hartshead Moor services.

Police seek witnesses to serious crash on M62 near Hartshead Moor services

Police are seeking witnesses to a crash on the M62 which left a man seriously injured.

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Action Fraud is warning those who use online selling sites.

Warning over selling sites scam

Action Fraud is warning people to be on their guard when using online marketplace websites after reports of people falling victim to fraud by bogus buyers.

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The following Calderdale cases were heard at Bradford Magistrates Court.

Court briefs: Who's been up in court?

The following Calderdale cases were heard at Bradford Magistrates Court.
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Mobile speed camera locations in Calderdale

Mobile speed camera locations in Calderdale

Mobile speed cameras will be in the following locations around Calderdale starting Monday 9 April.
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Police are searching for the missing man.

West Yorkshire man missing from Scunthorpe hospital

Police have released further details about a man who has gone missing from hospital in Scunthorpe and who has links to West Yorkshire.

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An off-duty officer convicted of assault by beating would have been fired if he had not already resigned, a misconduct hearing has found

Off-duty police officer forcibly pinned down girlfriend in pub row

AN OFF-DUTY police officer bent his girlfriend’s arm behind her back and pinned her to a table during a pub row, a misconduct hearing was told.
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Caught on camera: Do you know these people?

These CCTV images have been released by police in Calderdale of people they would like to speak to.

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Police cordon off Co-op in Ripponden after cash box stolen during early hours break-in

A police cordon remains in place this morning after thieves struck at a Ripponden supermarket during the early hours.
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Mobile speed camera locations in Calderdale

Mobile speed camera locations in Calderdale

These are the locations of mobile speed cameras in and around Calderdale on the week commencing Monday 2 April.
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The men were arrested near North Bridge Leisure Centre in Halifax. Picture: Google

Three suspected thieves in custody after being tracked on Halifax CCTV camera network

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of stealing from car parking payment machines in Halifax after being tracked on the town's CCTV camera network.

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Court briefs

Court briefs: Who's been up in court?

The following Calderdale cases were heard at Bradford Magistrates Court.
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Lizzie Jones with fellow campaigners.

Wakefield PC speaks of 'life-saving' defibrillators as 10 more are unveiled

A Wakefield police officer who suffered cardiac arrest a year ago has spoken about how he "could have not been here today" without a defibrillator.

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From elections to T&Cs: Facebook has been making headlines across the world

Is it time to quit Facebook? Here's what you need to know about your profile settings

With the recent revelations regarding research firm Cambridge Analytica, Facebook and the social media company’s privacy laws are now in the spotlight.
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What's the drink-driving limit and how harsh are the punishments?

What's the drink-driving limit and how harsh are the punishments?

Are you guilty of having drinks with friends and getting behind the wheel of a car? Are you unsure of what the legal limit is? Here is everything you need to know about drinking and driving.
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