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#West Yorkshire Police

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

From The42 Sheffield United striker charged with drink-driving Problems

Sheffield United striker charged with drink-driving

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

“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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

From The42 Bud, the police horse punched by an idiot Newcastle fan yesterday, is fine Trouble This post contains videos

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

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

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”

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

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

Man rings 999 to report a fight - in Eastenders

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

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

Apology fail: Teen burglar blames victims for crimes

“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

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

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

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