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#West Yorkshire Police

# west-yorkshire-police - Monday 21 October, 2019

Sheffield United striker charged with drink-driving
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Sheffield United striker charged with drink-driving

Oct 21st 2019, 3:18 PM 7,465 Views 0 Comments

Oli McBurnie is accused of driving over the limit in Leeds in the early hours of Friday.

# west-yorkshire-police - Friday 6 September, 2019

Police chief criticises Boris Johnson for using officers as backdrop for a political speech
# West Yorkshire Police
# West Yorkshire Police

Police chief criticises Boris Johnson for using officers as backdrop for a political speech

Sep 6th 2019, 12:03 PM 27,955 Views 30 Comments

“I was disappointed to see my police officers as a backdrop to the part of the speech that was not related to recruitment.”

# west-yorkshire-police - Monday 14 January, 2019

55 men arrested in England in historical child sex abuse investigation
# West Yorkshire Police
# West Yorkshire Police

55 men arrested in England in historical child sex abuse investigation

Jan 14th 2019, 7:58 PM 19,787 Views 19 Comments

All 55 have been interviewed and released under investigation.

# west-yorkshire-police - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Teen charged with assault after video of attack on 15-year old Syrian refugee at UK school goes viral
# Syrian Refugee
# Syrian Refugee

Teen charged with assault after video of attack on 15-year old Syrian refugee at UK school goes viral

Nov 28th 2018, 1:25 PM 22,202 Views 0 Comments

The incident took place in the town of Almondbury near Huddersfield.

# west-yorkshire-police - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Three children and two men killed as stolen car crashes into tree in Leeds
# England
# England

Three children and two men killed as stolen car crashes into tree in Leeds

Nov 26th 2017, 10:09 AM 23,741 Views 21 Comments

The incident happened in the Meanwood area of Leeds shortly before 10pm last night.

# west-yorkshire-police - Monday 23 October, 2017

Woman charged with murder of 18-month-old who fell from sixth-floor flat window in Bradford
# Investigation
# Investigation

Woman charged with murder of 18-month-old who fell from sixth-floor flat window in Bradford

Oct 23rd 2017, 1:17 PM 18,675 Views 0 Comments

Police were called to the Newcastle House block of flats at 5.10pm on Saturday evening.

# west-yorkshire-police - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Murder investigation launched in UK after baby boy falls from sixth floor window
# Bradford
# Bradford

Murder investigation launched in UK after baby boy falls from sixth floor window

Oct 22nd 2017, 10:46 AM 24,390 Views 11 Comments

A 23-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder over the ‘deeply traumatising’ incident.

# west-yorkshire-police - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Bodies of woman and two children found at house near Leeds
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Bodies of woman and two children found at house near Leeds

Feb 2nd 2016, 5:52 PM 17,739 Views 2 Comments

Police were called to the house this morning after concerns were raised for the occupants.

# west-yorkshire-police - Friday 14 August, 2015

British police apologise for shaming homeless couple living in their car
# Criticism
# Criticism

British police apologise for shaming homeless couple living in their car

Aug 14th 2015, 12:36 PM 25,898 Views 35 Comments

Officers from the West Yorkshire Police tweeted an image with the hashtag #luggagewalkofshame.

# west-yorkshire-police - Monday 15 April, 2013

Bud, the police horse punched by an idiot Newcastle fan yesterday, is fine
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

Bud, the police horse punched by an idiot Newcastle fan yesterday, is fine

Apr 15th 2013, 11:53 AM 2,490 Views 3 Comments

Twenty-nine fans were arrested following yesterday’s Premier League clash between Sunderland and Newcastle.

# west-yorkshire-police - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Senior officer referred to police watchdog over Hillsborough report
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

Senior officer referred to police watchdog over Hillsborough report

Sep 19th 2012, 5:25 PM 3,673 Views 7 Comments

Sir Norman Bettison, who was responsible for a discredited internal inquiry into the police’s handling of the Hillsborough stadium disaster 23 years ago, is facing an investigation.

# west-yorkshire-police - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Police say girl’s 999 call “was a hoax”
# England
# England

Police say girl’s 999 call “was a hoax”

Jul 31st 2012, 4:49 PM 11,451 Views 30 Comments

Police had received a call from a young girl saying her mother was lying on the kitchen floor and she couldn’t get out of the house.

# west-yorkshire-police - Friday 13 January, 2012

Man rings 999 to report a fight - in Eastenders
# Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Fail

Man rings 999 to report a fight - in Eastenders

Jan 13th 2012, 3:54 PM 8,746 Views 12 Comments

Police in England have revealed some of the most pointless phone calls made to 999 in the past month – including a woman who wanted them to give her number to Mark Wahlberg…

# west-yorkshire-police - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Apology fail: Teen burglar blames victims for crimes
# Dear Victim
From The Daily Edge
# Dear Victim

Apology fail: Teen burglar blames victims for crimes

Nov 24th 2011, 8:04 PM 7,502 Views 21 Comments

“To be honest I’m not bothered or sorry about the fact that I burgled your house,” the burglar wrote in an ‘apology’ to victims.

# west-yorkshire-police - Thursday 22 September, 2011

'Disgusting' chants and violence mar United's Carling Cup win
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

'Disgusting' chants and violence mar United's Carling Cup win

Sep 22nd 2011, 11:36 AM 478 Views 2 Comments

Two police officers were injured and 21 people arrested following disorder at Tuesday night’s game between Manchester United and Leeds.