Taxi driver attack: Paul Knell escapes jail after smashing taxi window and assaulting driver

He assaulted taxi driver Muhammed Naeem, 47, and damaged his vehicle - watch the terrifying attack here

Kirklees Magistrates' Court, Huddersfield

Christiana Roberts claimed £30,000 in benefits while she was banned from living in the UK

The Fartown woman feared returning to Grenada where she had endured an abusive relationship

Car thief Nicky Tracey joined a convoy of police heading to their base — to hand himself in

Police thought that the 28-year-old was a cop at first as the vehicle he was driving was similar

Two in court in crackdown on fly tipping in Calderdale

Council vows to stamp down on the practice

Cancer sufferer Mohammed Bashir claimed £15,000 - when he had £60,000 in savings

The Fartown man was reluctant to dip into his savings after ill-health forced him out of work

Machete attacker Damien Francis fails in bid to get 15-year jail term cut

Francis, 32, nearly severed his victim's left hand after chasing him down a Huddersfield street

Leeds Crown Court

Serial offender Peter Saville has jail term cut by Court Of Appeal

Sentence for attempted burglary was too harsh despite his record

Paul Knell in court over a shocking attack on a taxi driver in Rawthorpe

Cabbie Muhammed Naeem filmed the incident in which he was pulled from his vehicle and punched

June Parkes died after being transferred from Calderdale Royal to HRI

Patient June Parkes 'died because of hospital failings' - inquest decides

Transfer between Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals should have been completed earlier

Kirklees Magistrates' Court, Huddersfield

Man attacked his ex-partner's new boyfriend after climbing up to bedroom and finding them together

He climbed in through the bedroom window of the Thongsbridge house and repeatedly punched his love rival

A breathalyser machine
Tesco, Huddersfield Town Centre

Winnie Cawley in court after using stolen bank cards to make purchases at supermarkets

The cards were taken during a burglary at the sheltered accommodation where the victim lived

Hassan Haroon in the dock - after trying to take a photo during his brother's court case

He was caught by an usher trying to photograph police during proceedings at Calderdale Magistrates' Court

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Rastrick man Christopher Rushton left passengers injured in his car after running off

The trainee teacher continued his night out for two hours before handing himself in

Paul Tansey had drunk up to five bottles of wine the evening prior to being stopped in Heckmondwike after road rage incident

Drink-driver had an 11-year-old child with him in the car

Batley dog owner sobs in court after American bulldog Snoopy mauled neighbour

Court heard dangerous dog has since been destroyed

Bradford Crown Court stock

VAT fraudster David Hirst faces legal battle over his assets

Bradley man creamed off £45,000 in fraud scam

Neil Heaton avoids jail despite driving while four-and-a-half times over the legal limit

Kirklees magistrates described the Armitage Bridge man's reading as one of the highest they had ever seen

The white bike in New Mill and John Radford (inset)

Michael Gledhill jailed for causing death of 70-year-old cyclist John Radford

Four years and eight-month sentence at Leeds Crown Court


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