Operation Hedgeson Ovenden bike information appeal

This is a joint Police and partner agencies operation aimed at tackling the continuous problem of theft of motor bikes and bikes being ridden on our parks and open spaces. As you can see a mobility scooter and off road bike were recently recovered, several arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing. You can … Continue reading Operation Hedgeson Ovenden bike information appeal

Result of police misconduct Internal Hearing

Message sent on behalf of Inspector Jim Graham, NPT Halifax In August 2020, a police officer from Halifax police station was involved in an incident where a male adult was arrested. During the arrest and struggle with the detained person, the officer was heard to say "CHILL OUT OR I'LL CHOKE YOU OUT." This incident … Continue reading Result of police misconduct Internal Hearing

Tell Tracy – Police and Crime Plan Consultation by October 17

  Mayor of West Yorkshire Launches Police and Crime Plan Consultation - Complete survey by October 17 Tracy Brabin, the Mayor of West Yorkshire has today officially launched the consultation to inform her first Police and Crime Plan. The Mayor is urging everyone in West Yorkshire to get involved and #TellTracy about your policing and … Continue reading Tell Tracy – Police and Crime Plan Consultation by October 17

Become a member of the Key Individual Network

[excerpt from WY Police] Key Individual Network (KIN) A KIN is a network of people that are able to represent identified groups or communities, either through group or self-nomination.  Membership is a volunteer commitment and individuals must have an interest in the safety and wellbeing of the group or community that they represent. People on … Continue reading Become a member of the Key Individual Network

Tell Tracy – Police and Crime Plan Consultation

  Mayor of West Yorkshire Launches Police and Crime Plan Consultation Tracy Brabin, the Mayor of West Yorkshire has today officially launched the consultation to inform her first Police and Crime Plan. The Mayor is urging everyone in West Yorkshire to get involved and #TellTracy about your policing and community safety priorities. The consultation will … Continue reading Tell Tracy – Police and Crime Plan Consultation

Have you been affected by Hate Crime or Hate Incident?

Hate crimes / hate incidents can take place anywhere, at home, in the street, at work, school or online. No-one should have to put up with it and live with the fear, anxiety and consequences of hate. A hate crime is any criminal offence which is perceived by the victim or any other person, to … Continue reading Have you been affected by Hate Crime or Hate Incident?

Raising awareness of Domestic Servitude in West Yorkshire

The real-life story of a survivor of domestic servitude has become the inspiration behind a new online animation aimed at the communities of West Yorkshire. Launched on 30/07/21  to coincide with UN World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, it highlights the signs, raises awareness and encourages reporting of this hidden crime. We have worked with … Continue reading Raising awareness of Domestic Servitude in West Yorkshire