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All the latest crime news from across Kirklees. Read the latest crime stories, features, comment and police appeals from West Yorkshire Police. Crime news from around Huddersfield, Holmfirth, Brighouse, Elland, Mirfield and Dewsbury.

New £1.5m West Yorkshire Police team to help investigate child sex cases

£1.5m for new safeguarding squad

£24k drugs find in Huddersfield puts Nazish Iqbal behind bars

Police find heroin worth £24,000

Would you meet the man who burgled your house?

Burglar Burglary
Restorative justice brings together people harmed by crime or conflict with those responsible for the harm, to find a positive way forward.

West Yorkshire Police planning Christmas visits to 50 known burglars ahead of big day

The not so festive Christmas card for the region's burglars.
Thieves will also receive Christmas cards from police to let them know they've got an eye on them

New £1.5m West Yorkshire Police team to help investigate child sex cases

£1.5m for new safeguarding squad

£24k drugs find in Huddersfield puts Nazish Iqbal behind bars

Police find heroin worth £24,000

Would you meet the man who burgled your house?

Burglar Burglary
Restorative justice brings together people harmed by crime or conflict with those responsible for the harm, to find a positive way forward.
Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.

Magistrates grant "ban" on Meltham flats after repeated problems with anti-social behaviour

Police and council officials unite to take strict action

Scissett woman Katy Stiff £4,000 benefit fraud after landing Yorkshire Ambulance Service job

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Stiff, from Scissett, pleaded guilty to benefit fraud at Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Colin Winteringham, of Sheepridge, stole from Asda to pay for his bedroom tax

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
The 53-year-old used a screwdriver to remove security tags from bottles of spirits at the Bradford Road store

New £1.5m West Yorkshire Police team to help investigate child sex cases

£1.5m for new safeguarding squad

Would you meet the man who burgled your house?

Burglar Burglary
Restorative justice brings together people harmed by crime or conflict with those responsible for the harm, to find a positive way forward.

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