Category: Policing

  • PACT (POLICE AND COMMUNITIES TOGETHER) MEETING – COOKRIDGE – 24TH OCTOBER 2018

    The police have advised that the next Cookridge PACT meeting will be held on Wednesday 24th October at 7pm in the Leeds Modernians club house on Cookridge Lane. This is open to all residents. For those who may not have attended one of these before the police will give an update on current crime in…

  • UNWANTED CALLERS

    I received the following note from a resident in Cookridge today, although this has been happening in other parts of the Ward over the years: “Today I spoke with a young man who was waiting at my door when I returned from walking the dog. He was aged about 20 – possibly younger, and carried…

  • SPEED LIMIT LEEDS ROAD, BRAMHOPE

    As you are aware there is an ongoing concern by a number of local residents, particularly younger parents, about the speed limit on Leeds Road through Bramhope being set at 40mph. I have been in correspondence with the police in relation to a recent accident and the response from the Roads Policing Support sergeant is…

  • TRAVELLERS ON LAWNSWOOD PLAYING FIELDS NEXT TO WEETWOOD POLICE STATION

    I have received the information below from the police in relation to the travellers on the Lanwswood Playing fields next to Weetwood Police Station. I am awaiting an update from the University. “One of our officers from the university attended yesterday and spoke with the group. We believe that there are around 7 caravans and…

  • Night Time Intruders – Back Gardens of Moseley Wood Gardens

    A resident has emailed me with the following information:  “We have experienced night time prowlers in our back gardens on Moseley Wood Gardens  over the past couple of nights ( Land adjoining the open land next to the new build site ) They have been coming in over the fields behind and I would appreciate…

  • POLICE PACT MEETING – COOKRIDGE

    A few months ago I was asked to meet with some residents to discuss their concerns over community safety and crime in the area. Following that meeting, a meeting was set up with the police at the Leeds Mods with some residents. I then agreed to set up a regular meeting with the police for…

  • NEXT COOKRIDGE POLICE MEETING

    The next meeting with the Police in respect of Cookridge will be as follows: Date: 20th June 2018 Time:7pm Venue: Leeds Modernians, Cookridge Lane, Cookridge, Leeds This is open to all residents of Cookridge.

  • LATEST CRIME UPDATE – COVERS 22ND FEB TO 22ND MARCH

    I have received the update below from the police, today. “Crime stats: February 22 – March 22 Burglary dwelling – 3 • The Drive, overnight, spare keys possibly used, stolen vehicle and other miscellaneous property, vehicle located and recovered using tracker • Adel Lane, afternoon, smash rear patio doors, stolen nothing • Adel Lane, evening,…

  • BURGLAR – Bramhope

    I have been sent this by the police. “Good Morning,  Please can I ask that you alert residents to the below;  At around 1645 hours Sunday 25th February a homeowner returned home at The Sycamores, Bramhope and disturbed burglars in her home. Two males had snapped the lock in her door to gain entry and…

  • WEEKLY CRIME UPDATE – W/E 24TH FEBRUARY

    This is the latest crime update from the police: “On the 19th February there was a burglary at Tesco, Cookridge where suspects entered during the night and stole items from within the store. There was a similar offence at Horsforth too. Overnight 19-20th February suspects entered a property on a building development in Cookridge and…