Category: Policing

  • PARKING OUTSIDE TESCO ON GREEN LANE, COOKRIDGE

    I have received the information below this morning from the Police Constable who is our Ward manager for the area: “I have just spoken to PCSO WILD who informs me that yesterday afternoon she attended Green Lane, Cookridge and issued three fixed penalties to motorists for obstruction of the footpath outside Tesco. Please can you…

  • THEFT – INCIDENT TO BE AWARE OF

    I was advised by a local resident of the following information: “Good evening my mother in law was robbed last Tuesday. She was followed in her car by another car from Asda Holt Park by a car. She drove into her drive and noticed the car drive past. The next thing she knew it came…

  • FRAUD ALERT

    I have been asked by the police to pass on the information below: “Please can you circulate the below as a warning to our residents; On the afternoon of Friday 10th November “rogue traders” attended at the home of an elderly person in Pool in Wharfedale and advised her she needed some guttering work doing…

  • FURTHER FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR REPLACEMENT LOCKS

    If you live in Adel & Wharfedale Ward and you would like to take the opportunity to have new locks fitted and you missed out last time please email me and I’ll pass your details to the police as they will do the arrangements using the funding recently provided by us as Councillors for further target…

  • MAP SCAM

    See information below, which I have been asked by the police to circulate : MAP SCAM – BEWARE! On the 3rd October a resident attended at Bramhope Medical Centre in their vehicle. Before they got out of the car they were approached by a male who distracted them with a large paper map and spoke with…

  • POLICE NOTIFICATION OF SCAM

    Please find below a note from the police about a Scam to be aware of. “Police in Leeds are urging residents to be wary of cold callers following reports of bogus calls from Department of Work and Pensions. An elderly female victim, in her 80s, from Moortown in Leeds, was contacted by someone claiming they…

  • DOORSTEP SELLING

    I received a complaint/request from a resident this week:  “.. a young man knocked on the door, said he was a ‘young offender getting his life back’ and his job was selling kitchen stuff – dusters etc. I said no thanks and he got quite shirty with me. He just had a crumpled ID in…

  • BUSINESS WATCH – INITIATIVE BY THE CRIME REDUCTION OFFICER, ADEL & WHARFEDALE NEIGHBOUROOD POLICING TEAM

    I have been sent this by the police. If any of you know any of the owners of the local businesses in the Adel & Wharfedale Ward, can you pass this on to them. if you would like a copy of the contact sheet referred to please email me and I shall send it to…

  • JULY IS SCAMS MONTH – TALKS TO LOCAL GROUPS

    I have received the update below from the Neighbourhood Policing Team. If any local groups you are a member of would like to take advantage of this let me know and I’ll pass your details on. “July is scam awareness month and our crime reduction officer is asking if there are any local groups that…

  • FUNDING FOR LOCKS

    Please see below information from the local Neighbourhood Policing Team PC, that may be useful to you. If you want me to put you in touch with the police to take advantage of this offer, let me know. “Just for information our ward still has funding available for replacement europrofile locks. I have mentioned this…