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CCTV appeal: Burglars stole electrical devices from nursery in Ovenden

Police in Halifax have released CCTV of burglars who targeted a children's nursery in Ovenden.

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Human trafficker wanted by police is arrested in West Yorkshire

Human trafficker wanted by police is arrested in West Yorkshire

A man who was wanted on a European Arrest Warrant has been captured by police in West Yorkshire.

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West Yorkshire Police arrest 50 people during first week of drink and drug driving crackdown

West Yorkshire Police arrest 50 people during first week of drink and drug driving crackdown

Police in West Yorkshire have arrested 50 people since a festive crackdown on drink and drug driving began at the start of this month.
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Kev Kelly has been named as the Wildlife Law Enforcer of the Year.

Animal-loving copper cracking down on all wildlife crimes great and small in North Yorkshire

Animal-loving police officer Kev Kelly has been named as the country’s top law enforcer for wildlife crime due to his pioneering work in North Yorkshire. Chris Burn reports.

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Could you help police trace these people?

Can you help police trace these people?

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

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Appeal for witnesses to hit and run in Halifax

Police are appealing for witnesses to a hit and run in Halifax town centre.

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VIDEO: Musicians left 'gutted' after equipment is stolen

A musician from Halifax says she is "gutted" after equipment worth tens of thousands of pounds was stolen from her studio.

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Men arrested in Halifax drug raid

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of a producing class A drugs today after police targeted an address in Halifax.

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Man who turned up uninvited at wedding of his ex-partner’s mum is jailed for early hours assault

Man who turned up uninvited at wedding of his ex-partner’s mum is jailed for early hours assault

A 42-year-old Brighouse man who forced his way into his ex-partner’s Halifax home in the early hours and assaulted her has been jailed for 10 months.

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West Yorkshire Police picture of Monika Lasek, 36, from Halifax who died following an incident at Solstice Way, Illingworth, on Sunday November 26. A man has appeared in court charged with her murder.

Husband in court accused of Halifax mum’s murder

A 35-year-old man accused of murdering his wife at their family home in Halifax has made his first appearance before a crown court judge today (Friday).

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Revealed: How long does it take West Yorkshire Police to answer your 999 call?

Police say the average time taken to answer 999 calls in West Yorkshire has been slashed by almost half.

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Monika Lasek, who died following an incident at Solstice Way, Illingworth, Halifax, on Sunday, November 26

Man in court today charged with murdering Halifax woman

A man will appear in court today charged with the murder of a 36-year-old Halifax woman.

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Lady Ann Road, Batley. Image: Google

Batley racist attack suspects wore school uniforms

A WOMAN was seriously injured during a racially aggravated assault in Batley by attackers wearing school uniforms.
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Monika Lasek

Man charged with murdering Halifax woman

A MAN has been charged with the murder of Monika Lasek from Halifax.

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Judge praises young rape victim as he jails abuser for 14 years

A judge has praised a young rape victim whose courage in coming forward led to her abuser being jailed for 14 years.

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Monika Lasek

Update in Halifax murder investigation

A woman who died in Halifax at the weekend has been formally identified by police.

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More than 200 deadly weapons handed in to West Yorkshire Police

MORE than 200 guns, knives and swords were  handed in to West Yorkshire Police during a 13-day surrender.

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VIDEO: Halifax murder inquiry investigation continues today

Murder inquiry investigations were continuing at a Halifax house this morning, following the death of a woman yesterday (Sunday).
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Murder investigation launched in Halifax

Murder investigation launched in Halifax

Police have launched a murder inquiry after reports that a woman had been stabbed at a house in the West Yorkshire town yesterday.

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