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Man stabbed at bus stop in West Yorkshire town

DETECTIVES in Huddersfield are appealing for information after a man was stabbed in an unprovoked attack.

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World Cup 2018: Former England stars join counter terrorism police to give football fans security advice

Former England stars Alan Shearer, David Seaman and Paul Parker have teamed up with Counter Terrorism Policing to offer football fans security advice ahead of the World Cup.

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Man arrested on suspicion of conspiring to murder after 'Punish a Muslim Day' letters

Man arrested on suspicion of conspiring to murder after 'Punish a Muslim Day' letters

Counter-terror police have arrested a man in connection with letters which urged people to "Punish a Muslim" earlier this year.
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Ashkan Ebrahimi, 33, of Oak Lane, Halifax.

Halifax man who wanted revenge on authorities is jailed for 20 years

A revenge-obsessed Halifax man with a "consuming hatred and loathing for people in authority" has been jailed for 20 years after targeting police officers, a solicitor and a judge.

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Smoking in cars carrying children was outlawed in October 2015.

Yorkshire councils issued just one fine in first two years of ban on smoking in cars carrying children

Only one person in the whole of Yorkshire and the Humber was fined in the first two years after it became illegal to smoke in cars carrying a child, a new analysis has found.

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It is thought the suspects may have fled via Bradford Road.

Masked men flee empty handed after car theft attempt in Brighouse

A couple were threatened in their own home by a knife-wielding masked intruder who was part of a trio trying to steal their cars at Brighouse.

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Halifax killer who showed "no mercy" as he murdered his wife is jailed for life

Halifax killer who showed "no mercy" as he murdered his wife is jailed for life

A violent husband who showed no mercy in a brutal knife attack on his 36-year-old wife has been jailed for life for her murder.

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Terry Rogers has been jailed

Rogue trader jailed after impersonating well-known brand and inflating bills by up to 17 times going rate

A ROGUE trader has been jailed for more than a year after charging homeowners up to 17 times the going rate for roofing jobs.

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Scott Hutchison.

Concern over missing Frightened Rabbit singer ahead of Halifax gig

Scottish indie rock band Frightened Rabbit has said it is concerned for lead singer Scott Hutchison, who has been "missing for a little while now".

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Violent crime has hit a ten-year high in Yorkshire

Violent crime hits ten-year high in Yorkshire

VIOLENT crime has hit a ten-year high in Yorkshire, with police chiefs sounding the alarm over a perfect storm of increasing demand and shrinking resources.
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West Yorkshire Police's campaign reminds people viewing indecent child images online about what they stand to lose.

Police campaign urges people viewing indecent child images to seek help - or risk losing it all

Company directors and solicitors were among the seemingly respectable people arrested in West Yorkshire last year after downloading or sharing indecent images of children.

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Protect the Protectors: How you can support our dedicated police, firefighters and paramedics in face of attacks

West Yorkshire’s blue light services are standing together in support of new laws to give police, firefighters and paramedics better protection against attacks while on duty.

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This horse, Juliette, was seized from its owner in Shipley, Bradford, and is now being cared for in the south of England

West Yorkshire highest for horse cruelty complaints as sick animals 'dumped at roadside'

MORE COMPLAINTS are made about cruelty to horses in West Yorkshire than anywhere else in the country, new RSPCA figures show.
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Mark Burns-Williamson

Cyber crime officers to be recruited in West Yorkshire

Nearly 70 specialist officers are being recruited to help tackle rising levels of online criminal activity in West Yorkshire.

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Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Significant worldwide demand for tickets is expected ahead of this summer's FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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Police are seeking witnesses to a collision on the M62 near Hartshead Moor services.

Police seek witnesses to serious crash on M62 near Hartshead Moor services

Police are seeking witnesses to a crash on the M62 which left a man seriously injured.

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Police appeal for help investigating Huddersfield robbery of a 60-year-old woman

Police appeal for help investigating Huddersfield robbery of a 60-year-old woman

Detectives have released CCTV of a man who they want to trace after a 60-year-old woman had her handbag robbed in Huddersfield.

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Action Fraud is warning those who use online selling sites.

Warning over selling sites scam

Action Fraud is warning people to be on their guard when using online marketplace websites after reports of people falling victim to fraud by bogus buyers.

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The following Calderdale cases were heard at Bradford Magistrates Court.

Court briefs: Who's been up in court?

The following Calderdale cases were heard at Bradford Magistrates Court.
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