Category: Policing

  • Adel & Wharfedale Ward – Latest Crime Figures – 6th May to 15th May

    I have received the latest crime figures from the Police, these are set out below. Adel & Wharfedale Acquisitive Crime 6th May 2019 – 15th May 2019 Adel Robbery – none Burglary The Crescent, between 18.30 and 20.00 hours unknown suspects have entered the property by smashing glass on a side door, once inside an…

  • HMRC REFUND SCAM EMAIL

    I have received the following information from the Police: Emails are circulating purporting to be from HMRC stating that you have been issued a refund. The emails contain a link which you are encouraged to click on, and you will then be asked to enter your credit/debit card details in order to “receive” the refund.…

  • UNEXPECTED TELEPHONE CALLS – PROTECT YOURSELF AND OTHERS

    If you receive an unexpected telephone call confirm it is not a fraud. Criminals may use a range of tactics over the phone, including pretending to be from HMRC, banks, loan companies, telephone and internet providers. Make sure you confirm the identity of the person you are speaking to before engaging in conversation. Telephone fraud:…

  • CRIME STATISTICS FOR ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD 25TH APRIL TO 5TH MAY

    Below are the crime statistics for the period 25th April to 5th May 2019 Adel Robbery – none Burglary Adel Lane, around 9.30am suspects have entered the property through a rear door, once inside car keys have been taken in order to steal the car. The car has been stopped and recovered a short distance…

  • COMMUNITY ALERT SYSTEM

    On 2nd May West Yorkshire Police launched a Community Alert system which will allow people to keep up to date with local Police updates, crime prevention messages and good news stories. Registration is free – to sign up go to www.wypcommunityalert.co.uk

  • CRIME FIGURES FOR 15TH TO 24TH APRIL 2019

    These are the latest crime figures provided by the police: Adel Robbery Otley Road, suspects enter a small motorbike workshop and demand property from 3 persons inside, there has been a struggle and they make off. They are seen a short time later Ongoing investigation Burglary None Theft from Motor Vehicle None Theft of Motor Vehicle None …

  • LATEST WARD CRIME UPDATE for period 4th to 14th April

    Please find below the latest Crime Update for the period 4th to 14th April. In respect of the last update I issued, the burglaries that took place, I am advised that a suspect was apprehended, charged and is now in custody. Adel Robbery None Burglary Adel lane, early afternoon, suspect(s) approach conservatory and break window…

  • SCRAP METAL OPERATION

    I have been advised of the information below from the Police: “Here is our update from the operation last week: This morning police and partner agencies conducted an operation in Adel & Wharfedale targeting scrap metal vans. A number of vehicles were stopped and various checks on people, vehicles and licences carried out. Several notices,…

  • LATEST CRIME FIGURES ADEL & WHARFEDALE WARD – 25th March to 3rd April

    These are the latest crime figures supplied by the police for the period of 25th March to 3rd April. ADEL Robbery – none Burglary Derwent Drive, overnight suspects smash rear wooden door to property, once inside jewellery and money have been stolen. Broomfield, during the day whilst victim is in the garden and door insecure,…

  • WARD CRIME STATS 14TH 24TH MARCH 2019

    Please find below the Crime stats for the period 14th 24th March for Adel & Wharfedale Ward: Adel Robbery – none  Burglary x 4 Gainsborough Drive, overnight suspects have snapped the euro profile lock to rear door and once inside keys to 2 vehicles have been stolen along with laptops. Suspects have then made off…