Tagged West Yorkshire Police

Man Arrested After Abduction of Leeds School Girl

An 18-year-old man has been arrested after a schoolgirl was allegedly snatched and pulled into the woods on the way to school. The teen remains in custody after the 12-year-old girl was abducted in Hunslet, on Tuesday April 23. Yesterday police issued an urgent appeal for information, saying the girl had been grabbed by the…


Rapid Increase in Knife Crime in Yorkshire

According to latest figures, Yorkshire has seen a 45% increase in knife crime in the seven years up to 2017, while in London it has decreased by 12%. The upward trend in crime coincides with the governments cuts of £15 million on youth services in eight areas of Yorkshire. The West Yorkshire Police were asked…

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