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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.

Kabir Hussain

Drug runner Kabir Hussain fails in his bid to have his sentence reduced

35-year-old told he must serve 12 years for conspiracy to supply class A drugs and money laundering offences

Three cars driven off by burglars in Brighouse and Halifax

Calderdale CID are linking two Hanoi burglaries

Burglar Scott Bolland who drank tea with his 84-year-old victim deserved his 45-month jail sentence, say Court of Appeal judges

Convicted burglar Scott Bolland
He fleeced victim out of 90% of her bank balance

Men who claimed they were sexually abused as boys by Verona Fathers in Mirfield settle out of court for £120,000

Kevin Scullin, who claims he was a victim of sexual abuse at the Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Verona Fathers, pictured there in 1967
The 11 men were training to be priests at the Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Verona Fathers, an Italian missionary order

West Yorkshire Police has improved 'rape recording' in wake of government report

New processes have been implemented after crime recording audit highlighted errors
Kabir Hussain

Drug runner Kabir Hussain fails in his bid to have his sentence reduced

35-year-old told he must serve 12 years for conspiracy to supply class A drugs and money laundering offences

Three cars driven off by burglars in Brighouse and Halifax

Calderdale CID are linking two Hanoi burglaries

Burglar Scott Bolland who drank tea with his 84-year-old victim deserved his 45-month jail sentence, say Court of Appeal judges

Convicted burglar Scott Bolland
He fleeced victim out of 90% of her bank balance
Kirklees Magistrate's Court

David Nutton in court after swearing at police when they found him sleeping on a Dewsbury Railway Station platform

Nutton admitted being drunk and disorderly in public at Kirklees Magistrates' Court

Phillip Simpson caught drink-driving - after he beeped his horn as police drove past

Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield.
Simpson, of Dewsbury Moor, was banned from the road for 18 months

Taxi driver Ikram Hussain and his wife Humaira fined for taking child out of Paddock school to attend his mother's funeral in Pakistan

Funeral service included 40 days of prayer
A man, thought to be aged 20 and Eastern European, was found hanging from a tree in parkland off Track Road, Batley

Mum walking child to school finds man's body hanging from tree in Track Road, Batley

Police called as parents and children make way to school

Men who claimed they were sexually abused as boys by Verona Fathers in Mirfield settle out of court for £120,000

Kevin Scullin, who claims he was a victim of sexual abuse at the Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Verona Fathers, pictured there in 1967
The 11 men were training to be priests at the Mirfield Junior Seminary run by the Verona Fathers, an Italian missionary order

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