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Police probe after young girl fights off man in ‘suspicious incident’ in Dewsbury

A young girl bravely fought off a man who grabbed hold of her in the street today in West Yorkshire.

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Flowers and tributes are laid by the car park to The Scarborough pub in Thornhill, Dewsbury, after the death of a man over the weekend.

Nine arrests over death of dad outside pub

A total of nine people have now been arrested in connection with the death of a man following an alleged altercation outside a Dewsbury pub.

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Tributes flood in for tragic dad after pub incident

Tributes flood in for tragic dad after pub incident

Tributes have been paid to a father-of-one who died after an incident outside a pub on Friday night.

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Attacker hunted after woman is sexually assaulted in the street

Police are appealing for information following a serious sexual assault in Dewsbury the early hours of Sunday morning.

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Worried family report Hull woman missing after she fails to return home from work

Worried family report Hull woman missing after she fails to return home from work

The family of a Hull woman reported her missing to police last night after she failed to return home after work.
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Six charged after fighting on terraces at Barnsley v Leeds United clash

Six charged after fighting on terraces at Barnsley v Leeds United clash

Six men have been charged with public order offences in connection with violence which broke out during a Yorkshire derby.

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Linda Box.

Breaking: Former solicitor charged over £4m fraud and theft investigation

A former solicitor has been charged with fraud and theft offences amounting to more than £4 million.

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Kirklees Magistrated Court in Huddersfield. (D525C439)

Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

The latest court reports as published in the Reporter Series February 16 edition are published below. Numbers refer to the defendants’ ages.

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West Yorkshire Police say the devices will help officers spend more time in the community.

Mobile revolution helps keep West Yorkshire Police officers out on streets

More than 5,000 smartphones and tablets have been handed out to officers in Yorkshire’s largest police force in the last three years as part of a £4m project to allow them to spend more time on the front line.

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Conmen posing as engineers tricked vulnerable pensioner out of cash

Conmen posing as engineers selling solar panels tricked a vulnerable elderly man out of money in Heckmondwike.

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Evil or vulnerable and easily led? Readers give their views on Karen Matthews

Evil or vulnerable and easily led? Readers give their views on Karen Matthews

Last night's concluding episode of The Moorside left its audience divided. Here are readers' views on the drama.

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The shooting at Dewsbury's Cemetery Road

Teenagers held on attempted murder charges

Two teenagers charged in relation to a shooting in Dewsbury have been remanded in custody.

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County's police force recorded third highest hate crime figure in country after EU vote

County's police force recorded third highest hate crime figure in country after EU vote

Record levels of hate crime were reported in West Yorkshire in the wake of last year’s EU referendum, new analysis has shown.

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Engineering firm fined £40,000 after worker suffered major head injuries

Engineering firm fined £40,000 after worker suffered major head injuries

An engineering firm has been ordered to pay out more than £40,000 as safety chiefs claimed a man was lucky not to be killed in an accident.

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The robbery took place at a house in Bevor Crescent, Heckmondwike. Picture: Google

Five masked robbers forced way into Heckmondwike home

Detectives are appealing for information following after five suspects forced their way into a house in Heckmondwike.

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Police attended the scene of a four-car pile-up on the M1 near Sheffield

Chocolate lovers break in to Thorntons shop

A man and woman stole chocolates after forcing their way into a Thorntons shop during an early morning burglary.

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Violent street robbery leads to unrelated firearm charge

Violent street robbery leads to unrelated firearm charge

A man has been charged with possessing a firearm after police attended an unrelated robbery in Ravensthorpe.

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The Moorside: A look back at the trial of Karen Matthews in 2008

The Moorside: A look back at the trial of Karen Matthews in 2008

Tuesday's episode of BBC drama The Moorside will explore the uncovering of Karen Matthews's plot to kidnap her daughter Shannon.
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Irfan Wahid

UPDATED: Tributes pour in to stabbed Leeds teenager as 16-year-old is arrested on suspicion of murder

POLICE have named the boy who was stabbed to death in Harehills on Friday afternoon as 16-year-old Irfan Wahid.

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