Category: Policing

  • LATEST POLICE ALERT – Wipeout – Drink and Drug-Driving Campaign

    The latest police alert is below: Throughout December, Leeds North West NPT will be joining colleagues across the Force in supporting the national Christmas drink/drug driving campaign. Last December, 469 people were arrested for drink or drug driving. Every one of those drivers could have killed or seriously injured an innocent person. Please don’t take…

  • LATEST POLICE ALERT – SECURITY ADVICE FOR STUDENTS

    See latest Police Alert below: Students: As Christmas approaches, we just want to reinforce these key messages: Going home? • Don’t leave any valuables at your student property • Take all keys with you, rather than leave at the address • Travel safely with valuables out of sight and secured, this includes your mobile phone.…

  • CRIME FIGURES ADEL & WHARFEDALE W/C 23RD NOVEMBER

    I have received the latest crime update for week from 23rd to 29th November: Burglary Residential – 1 in Pool, see below: 26/11/2020 OLD POOL BANK Pool Burglary – residential THE VICTIM HAS DISTURBED SUSPECTS WHO HAVE ATTACKED 2 X WINDOWS AT REAR OF LOCUS WITH TOOLS, NO ENTRY GAINED Theft from Motor Vehicle –…

  • Latest Police Speed Checks – Adel & Wharfedale

    The latest speed check results are set out below: From the 13th November – 29th November BRAMHOPE King Road 30mph – check carried out in the morning. Only one vehicle was observed over 35mph, the driver was stopped and given advice, Bramhope Primary school parking/speed checks carried out at afternoon pick up time, no issues.…

  • Latest Police Alert – Dying For A Pint? – Road Safety Campaign

    The latest Police Alert is below: DYING FOR A PINT? You would imagine that during a national lockdown, drink-driving would reduce in line with traffic reduction however we have unfortunately not seen this, therefore our message must be as strong as ever! Dying for a pint? Think about the consequences of drink-driving first: A minimum…

  • Online Fraud 27/11/2020

    A further Police Alert below: During both periods of National Lockdown, we have seen increases in the amount of Online Fraud reported to us. Online Fraud can take the form of Emails, texts & other online messages, such as social media messaging. Sometimes these messages can be seen as suspicious immediately due to incorrect personal…

  • Give Safe Gifts Campaign 27/11/2020

    Latest Alert from the Police; Keeping your child safe online On the run up to Christmas, we know a lot of people will be purchasing gifts for children such as tablets, smart phones and games consoles. The Internet and all it can offer, is a wonderful tool for keeping in touch with friends and family,…

  • Police Alert – Bogus Burglars Targeting Elderly Victims In Leeds

    A further alert below: “In recent days we have seen an emerging issue of offenders burgling the homes of elderly / vulnerable people in Leeds by distracting the victim – usually by pretending to be Water maintenance workers (e.g. saying they need to come in to check the taps or water pressure) and then stealing…

  • Latest Police Alert – Doorstep Traders and Bogus Callers In West Leeds

    The latest Police Alert is below: “We are noticing an increase in reports of ‘doorstep traders’ in the West of Leeds, especially targeting the elderly. We urge all residents to exercise caution when dealing with anyone who attempts to sell any product or service which has not been requested. Quite often, these callers are claiming…

  • Latest Police Alert – Days of Action Against Domestic Abuse

    The latest Police Alert is below: “As part of the 16 Days of Action Against Domestic Abuse, West Yorkshire Police, alongside the Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire and the Violence Reduction Unit, is launching a new campaign which aims to highlight financial abuse of older people. Many people believe that domestic abuse can…