Police investigating historic allegations of child sex exploitation in Calderdale have arrested 20 men as part of a pre-planned operation.Read the full story ›
A woman who died in Halifax at the weekend has been formally identified.
Monika Lasek, aged 36, a Polish national who had been living in Halifax for the last few years died following an incident at Solstice Way in Halifax on Sunday November 26.
A 35-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder on Sunday and remains in police custody as enquiries continue.
The A646 Burnley Road is closed both ways due to an accident between Green Lane and Willowfield Road, near Halifax. The Air Ambulance has attended.
A service to remember all those who have lost their lives in road traffic collisions is to be held at Halifax Minster.Read the full story ›
A 19-year-old woman who shared Islamic State propaganda over the internet will be sentenced later today.
Ammber Haroon Rafiq from Elmfield Terrace in Halifax was remanded into custody yesterday after pleading guilty at Sheffield Crown court to four terrorism offences.
Ammber Rafiq pleaded guilty to four offences of Disseminating Terrorist Publications, contrary to Section 2 of the Terrorism Act 2006.Read the full story ›
Police investigating the death of a man in Halifax have charged a man with murder.
Martin Wyatt, 32, from Halifax, was found with a stab wound at a house on Mixenden Road on Thursday 28 September.
Adam Grant, 28, who lives on Mixenden Road in Halifax has been charged with his murder and will appear in front of magistrates in Bradford on Monday.
A 23-year-old man who was also arrested has been released without charge.
The father of a 12-year-old girl who was tricked into sending indecent images of herself to a 30-year-old man posing online as a teenage boy has told of his anger and devastation over her ordeal.
The man and his daughter, have spoken out anonymously after Yohann Ramchelawon, who lived in Halifax, was jailed for 15 years for grooming dozens of schoolgirls by pretending to be a Justin Bieber lookalike.
Lisa Adlam's report also includes interviews with Helen Westerman from the NSPCC and Detective Chief Inspector Vanessa Smith from West Yorkshire Police.
A murder inquiry has started after the body of a woman was found in Halifax. Police were called to a property on Oxford Lane at 3:15pm on Sunday afternoon after the 23 year old was found dead inside. Post-mortem tests will now be carried out to find out how the woman died.
Two men aged 27 and 26 were later arrested on suspicion of murder in Leeds
A post mortem will be conducted to determine a cause of death.
'Police have launched a murder enquiry following the discovery of a woman’s body in a house in Siddall. Officers have made two arrests in connection with the investigation and those men remain in custody for questioning. I am still very much appealing for anyone who may have information or have seen suspicious behaviour outside the address to come forwards."
Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious collision in Halifax last night.Read the full story ›