BURGLARY: Almondbury, August 29. UPVC window forced open and intruder climbed into the property and got out through a back kitchen window.
Three youths were later arrested and charged. Moldgreen, September 1. Intruder got into house by forcing front bedroom window, stealing property and escaping through the window. Lepton, September 1. Pedal cycle stolen from alleyway. The suspect was seen riding about on the stolen bike and was arrested. Emley Moor, August 27. Intruder got into outbuilding through door panel damaging it and stealing power tools. Kirkburton, August 28. Rear kitchen window smashed and suspect reached in and unlatched window. He then climbed in and searched all the rooms before making off on foot empty handed. Shelley, August 28. Suspect forced entry to van parked outside, then used crowbar in van to prise open utility room door and steal high value tools. Bagden Hall Hotel, Wakefield Road, Scissett, August 28. Suspect forced open shutter doors with jemmy and stole a mini tractor, lawnmower and hedge trimmers. Denby Dale, August 28. Suspect attacked storage shed door to get in, but made off empty handed. Smithson Bookmakers, Wakefield Road, Scissett, September 3. Door forced open but nothing stolen.
THEFT: Morrisons, Penistone Road, Waterloo, August 27. Purse stolen from bag on shopping trolley. August 29 – purse stolen from bag on shopping trolley. Skelmanthorpe August 27. Six solar lights stolen from garden. Skelmanthorpe, August 29. Intruder got into back garden and stole item from toolbox, but he was disturbed by his victim and made off from scene. Scissett, August 31. Tie wraps cut and bikes stolen from rack at back of motor home.
CRIMINAL DAMAGE: Denby Dale, August 28. Wind turbine in field attacked and cut down. Lepton, August 27. Bedroom window smashed. Flockton August 30. Stones thrown at back double glazed lounge window damaging outer pane.
VEHICLE CRIME: Lepton, August 25. Hubcap stolen from vehicle parked on driveway. Skelmanthorpe Aug 27. Offside front door paintwork scratched. Emley, Aug 27 Thief got into unlocked vehicle and stole power tools. Highburton, August 29. Front offside window smashed then thief reached in and stole sat-nav from driver’s door pocket. Skelmanthorpe, August 29. Green MG ZS HN51HJV stolen. Clayton West, August 31. Suspect smashed car window to get in steal sat-nav and other electrical items. Highburton, August 31. Paintwork scratched on vehicle parked in drive. Skelmanthorpe, September 1. Motorbike stolen but later recovered by police