It happened on Geldof Road at approximately 4.20am and involved a stolen black Vauxhall Astra crashing into a fence and three people were seen to run from the car. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for two witnesses […]
Archive – July, 2016
Read the latest local appeals, news stories and missing person alerts. The full list of stories, in date order, is below. But you can use "categories" and "neighbourhoods" to filter your selection.
The theft took place at the Hookstone Woods near the Yorkshire Showgrounds sometime between 2pm on Sunday 3 July 2016 and 7am Monday 4 July 2016 and involved offenders gaining access to a secure construction site forcing a secure container and removing a quantity of tools and plant material. We are conducting enquiries and are […]
It happened on Kirkgate outside the working mens club and involved a man smashing the window of a silver Toyota Yaris and stealing a carrier bag containing personal items. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to gain information in relation to this incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about […]
Of the 132 arrests – 45 were for drug driving, a huge increase of 181% on the number of drug driving arrests made in June 2015 (16 arrests). 38 of the 45 arrests were made thanks to the use of the new roadside drug wipe kits and the fact that more officers than ever are […]
At 12.10pm a man wearing a makeshift balaclava and a black hooded jacket entered the newsagents. He proceeded to threaten the shop worker with a piece of wood wrapped in a white plastic bag and demand money from the till. The shop worker handed over an amount of cash and the man left the shop […]
At some time between 12.30am to 7.00am thieves forced entry into the club by smashing the front doors of the building. Once inside the property they went on to caused damage to internal doors and damaged two fruit machines by trying to break in to them. The thieves then went on to steal a substantial […]