ATTEMPTED BURGLARY Almondbury, Sep 12. Attempted to force open up-and-over door on garage. Lepton, Sep 11. Attempted to gain entry to detached garage by forcing lock causing damage.
BURGLARY Almondbury Bank, Sep 8. Broke in through boarded rear ground floor window. Stole xbox and dvd. Almondbury, Sep 9. Forced open rear upvc door and damaged internal alarm box. Stole computer equipment. Flockton, Sep 14. Man entered dwelling through insecure front door and approached elderly victim in kitchen. States he is from the waterboard and tells victim there’s a problem with the water. Asks her to run taps whilst he checks stop cock. Second offender enters makes search of upstairs rooms and ground floor, stealing jewellery, cash and savings book. Suspect 1 - white male, tall, slim build, clean shaven, 40 to 50-years-old, wearing a peak hat and glasses. Suspect 2 - white male, smaller than suspect 1, blackish hair, late 30s. Fenay Bridge, Sep 10. Gained entry to insecure detached garage but disturbed by complainant and makes off on foot. Detained a short time later by police. Nothing stolen.
CRIMINAL DAMAGE Skelmanthorpe, Sep 14. Smashed three panes of glazing in bus shelter. Almondbury, Sep 9. Fired bb/air weapon at front kitchen window causing a hole in outer pane of glass. Almondbury, Sep 9. Smashed ground floor front living room window. Kirkburton, Sep 14. Smashed house window and damaged door. Skelmanthorpe First & Nursery School, Sep 11. Entered school play ground, pulled up plants and damaged children’s play items.
VEHICLE CRIME Telephone Exchange, Busker Lane, Scissett, Sep 14. Smashed window, reached in, made search but nothing taken. Clayton West, Sep 14. Attempted to steal petrol from two vehicles. Grange Moor, Sep 13. smashed window, poured brake fluid over outside of the vehicle. Dalton, Sep 14. smashed passenger side window, reached in and removed handbag. Fenay Bridge, Sep 11. Forced door lock to enter and stole Stihl saw, level and radio. Lepton, Sep 8. Gained entry by smashing rear passenger window. Search made of boot area and two power tools taken. Lepton, Sep 12. Gained entry by attacking rear door. Once inside hand/power tools removed. Tandem Inn, Wakefield Road, Waterloo, Sep 8. Ripped fuel caps and sender units from vehicle in order to steal fuel. Skelmanthorpe, Sep 13. Entered insecure vehicle and stole ring and cd player. Moldgreen, Sep 16. Stole insecure silver transit L9 SSF parked left with keys in vehicle.
THEFT Almondbury, Sep 19. Climbed garden wall and stole washing from the line. Lascelles Hall, Sep 21. Entered garden and stole large amount of scrap metal.