Teenager denies murder of Sean Annandale in Golcar in August

Youth and 23-year-old Shervin Soltani appear in Leeds Crown Court

Kirklees Magistrates Court in Huddersfield.

Deighton man Irfan Shah threatened to kill his estranged wife

The 40-year-old also broke into her Birkby home, forcing her to hid in a cupboard

Crosland Moor Jason Coyne sentenced for possession of a Taser 'he found'

He said he was going to hand it into police station but it was shut

"Prison hostage incident was cry for help" says girlfriend of Huddersfield man Gary Day, jailed for manslaughter of prostitute

Day is serving life for a series of crimes which culminated in the death of Monica Coghlan, the former prostitute who was at the centre of the 1987 Jeffrey Archer libel trial

Kirklees Magistrates Court

Tracey Geary of Marsh sold friend's £4,000 trailer for just £250 after pal began seeing her ex

Tracey Geary flogged the £4,000 custom made vehicle in an act of revenge after her friend began a relationship with the father of her three children

Bradford Crown Court stock
Ben Render, left, was four-and-a-half times over the limit (Stock picture of breathalyser)

Ben Render avoids jail despite driving while four-and-a-half times over the legal limit

The incident happened in Dewsbury two years ago — but Kirklees magistrates heard he has turned his life around

Conviction rate for rape cases in West Yorkshire is one of lowest in country

Just 31.3% of defendants are convicted, according to a new study

Smart phone

Adam Sharif in court after bombarding his ex-girlfriend with 400 phone calls

The Gledholt man had discovered that she may be pregnant, Kirklees magistrates heard

Kirklees Council worker Claire Wickens helped boyfriend swindle thousands of pounds in benefit money

A court heard how 49-year-old Wickens filled in claim forms and false tenancy agreements which enabled Mark Anderson to fraudulently obtain housing and council tax benefits

Kirklees Magistrates' Court, Huddersfield

Cage fighter Jason Tyldesley in court over criminal damage

Dewsbury man trashed house after a night out

Bradford Crown Court

Thomas Collins headbutted woman in bizarre Christmas Day attack

Victim headbutted by stranger on her doorstep


Pair caught on Poundstretcher roof on Sunday night caused £2,500 damage

The court heard that 14 police officers and a dog unit surrounded the store after being alerted to the break-in when the intruder alarm was sounded

Kirklees Magistrates Court

Dewsbury nurse told six-year-old son to keep severe beating 'their secret'

The child's injuries were noticed by staff at his school, Kirklees magistrates were told

Rhys Marlow in court after punching woman in Huddersfield nightclub

Kirklees magistrates heard that the early hours attack happened at Tokyo nightclub

Facebook troll Daniel Labacik gets suspended sentence for sending violent threats to Dewsbury MP Paula Sherriff

A Facebook troll who sent an abusive message to Kirklees MP Paula Sherriff has walked free from court

Kirklees Magistrates' Court, Huddersfield

Damien Parchment escapes jail after attacking friend near Camel Club in Huddersfield

The attack, in Huddersfield town centre in the early hours of the morning, was described as "vicious" by a district judge

Prison bars

Teen rapist Anthony Ridsdale of Hipperholme may face other sex allegations

Anthony Ridsdale must wait for his sentencing


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