Category: Policing

  • LATEST CRIME FIGURES FOR ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD 17TH MARCH TO 5TH APRIL

    Adel & Wharfedale Acquisitive Crime: 17TH March – 5th April 2020 Adel Burglary Farrar Lane overnight 20th – suspects have used a bin to get over the fence of the property, the suspects have then tried to bend back a garage door but have not managed to gain entry. Derwent Drive overnight on 19th –…

  • Neighbourhood Watch Our News Special Edition Enewsletter Published 04/04/2020

    I have received the email below from the Police Alert in relation to the latest Neighbourhood Watch Enewsletter Dear Neighbourhood Watch supporters, We continue to think about you all at this difficult time. In response we hope you have been able to connect with your neighbours to support each other through this crisis. At Neighbourhood…

  • LATEST CRIME FIGURES ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD 5th to 16th MARCH

    Adel & Wharfedale Acquisitive Crime: 5th March-16th March 2020 Adel Burglary Eddison Walk- Suspect uses bodily force to dislodge door, house alarm sounds and suspect makes off without gaining entry St. Helens Lane- Suspect enter via insecure upstairs window- car keys taken from inside property and suspects make off in car from driveway Robbery- None…

  • LATEST CRIME STATISTICS – ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD 24th FEBRUARY TO 4TH MARCH

    Adel Burglary Otley Road – overnight, suspects have tried to gain entry to a business premises by trying to snap the door handle of an outdoor container. The suspects have been unsuccessful and have made off. Theft from Motor Vehicle – none Theft of Motor Vehicle – none Theft Farrar Lane – A generator has…

  • LATEST CRIME FIGURES – ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD CRIME FIGURES 1ST TO 23RD FEBRUARY 2020

    The latest crime figures are set out below: Adel Burglary Farrar Lane – suspects have tried to gain entry through the rear door, they have been disturbed by the occupants and make off without gaining entry. This has happened around 7pm Adel Lane – between 17.00-18.00hrs, suspects have smashed the glass of the rear door…

  • POLICE ALERT – CRIME PREVENTION

    I have received the latest police alert, below: “There has been a significant increase in residential burglaries throughout Adel & Wharfedale. Your local Neighbourhood Policing Team are doing everything they can to try catch these individuals. In fact we have initiated Project ‘Strike-Back’, which is a burglary reduction initiative that uses multiple police agencies to…

  • SAVE TIME DOWN THE LINE – WITNESS STATEMENTS OVER THE PHONE

    Saving Time Down the Line West Yorkshire Police Link #SavingTimeDownTheLine If you have witnessed a crime the police are now offering the option of giving your witness statement over the phone. This means you don’t have to wait in for a visit or attend a police station. This will be faster and more convenient for…

  • INCREASE IN BURGLARIES

    I have received the following message from the latest Police Alert: “In recent weeks we have seen a increase in residential burglaries. A significant amount of the burglaries are targeting locks. With this in mind, I have attached a crime prevention checklist on things to consider which may help prevent yourself from being a victim…

  • Please Remove Valuables from Your Vehicles Overnight

    I have been sent this latest Police Alert: “After a recent spike in theft from motor vehicles in Beeston and Leeds Outer South area. Officers are advising residents to ensure they are not leaving valuables in their car as this has been the attraction for suspects. “

  • HMRC SCAM

    I have been advised by the Police of the following information: “It has come to my attention from Neighbourhood Watch scheme members, that across the Leeds and Wakefield area, members of the public have received recorded telephone messages purporting to be from HMRC, stating there is a warrant out for their arrest for none payment…