Man Absconds from Prison - Police Appeal

25 days ago
Man absconds from prison - police appeal. An inmate has absconded from prison today and police are appealing for information... -> Read more at The Star

Cuts to Prison Officer Numbers in Hull and the East Riding

Cuts to Prison Officer Numbers in Hull and the East Riding10 days ago
Cuts to prison officer numbers in Hull and the East Riding . CUTS to prison officer jobs at Hull and East Riding prisons are putting the public at risk, according to union bosses. New figures show a 35 per cent decrease in the number of prison officers working at HM Prison Hull and HM Prison Everthorpe since September 2010. The Howard League for Penal Reform (HLPR) research has... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Killer of Former Rotherham Police Officer Escapes from Prison

34 days ago
Killer of former Rotherham police officer escapes from prison. One of the killers of a former South Yorkshire police officer murdered on his Caribbean honeymoon has escaped from prison. -> Read more at The Star

Former Officer Faces Prison for Sex Assaults

17 days ago
Former officer faces prison for sex assaults. A DiSGRACED former police officer has been warned he could face jail after admitting to sexually assaulting women while he was serving in the force. -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

Woman Who Hid Slasher is Jailed for Three Months

21 days ago
Woman who hid slasher is jailed for three months. The ex-girlfriend of “Scarborough Slasher” Damien Burns has been jailed for housing him when he absconded from prison earlier this year. -> Read more at The Scarborough News

Paedophile Spotted in London by Off-duty Bradford Police Officer is Back in Prison

Paedophile Spotted in London by Off-duty Bradford Police Officer is Back in Prison30 days ago
Paedophile spotted in London by off-duty Bradford police officer is back in prison. A CONVICTED paedophile's plot to evade the law by hiding in London under a new name was foiled by an eagle-eyed Bradford police officer enjoying a break in the capital. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Drunk Driver Jailed for Attack on Leeds Police Officer

21 days ago
Drunk driver jailed for attack on Leeds police officer. A drunk driver knocked a police officer’s tooth out as he tried to resist arrest following a high speed chase. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Hull Burglar John Ledner Jailed for Walking in Front Door of

Hull Burglar John Ledner Jailed for Walking in Front Door of18 days ago
Hull burglar John Ledner jailed for walking in front door of . A PROLIFIC burglar has been jailed after trying to break into a house while a young family were inside. Drug addict John Ledner, 39, has been described as a "career criminal" with an appalling record for burglary. Ledner was on prison licence at the time after being jailed for three-and-a-half years for a series of... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Dad Tried to Smuggle SIM Card into South Yorkshire Prison

28 days ago
Dad tried to smuggle SIM card into South Yorkshire prison. A dad who tried to smuggle a mobile phone SIM card and legal highs into a South Yorkshire prison has narrowly avoided being jailed himself... -> Read more at The Star

Life Sentence Prisoner Cadged Lift from Police Officer During his Escape from Jail, Court Told

Life Sentence Prisoner Cadged Lift from Police Officer During his Escape from Jail, Court Told41 days ago
Life sentence prisoner cadged lift from police officer during his escape from jail, court told. A prisoner serving a life sentence for trying to kill a former girlfriend cadged a lift from a helpful police officer after he escaped from prison, a court heard. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Full Sutton Prison Inmates Posted Bombs to Solicitors

Full Sutton Prison Inmates Posted Bombs to Solicitors3 days ago
Full Sutton prison inmates posted bombs to solicitors. TWO inmates at an East Yorkshire prison will face extended prison sentences after posting crude bombs from their prison cells. -> Read more at York Press

Waltham Woman Who Tried to Smuggle Drugs into Prison While

Waltham Woman Who Tried to Smuggle Drugs into Prison While50 days ago
Waltham woman who tried to smuggle drugs into prison while . A WOMAN who tried to smuggle drugs into prison while visiting her boyfriend has been jailed for 15 months. Joanne Gray, 37, pictured, of Peace Haven, Waltham, admitted breaching a 16-month suspended prison sentence imposed at Hull Crown Court, on October 4, for possessing heroin and crack cocaine with intent to supply. She... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

£1.6m Property Fraudsters Jailed

£1.6m Property Fraudsters Jailed15 days ago
£1.6m property fraudsters jailed. TWIN brothers who defrauded more than 70 people out of £1.6 million have been sentenced to a total of 52 months in prison. -> Read more at York Press

Suicide Threat Man Punched Police Officer, Hull Crown Court Hears

Suicide Threat Man Punched Police Officer, Hull Crown Court Hears38 days ago
Suicide threat man punched police officer, Hull Crown Court hears. A MAN who threatened to kill himself has been jailed for punching a police officer who went to help him. Two officers went to the home of Daniel Saxby, 29, at 10pm on February 2 after a phone call from a relative that he was threatening suicide. When PCs Andrew Stevens and Kerry Foster arrived they were met outside by... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Mum Jailed over Toddler Drowning

Mum Jailed over Toddler Drowning20 days ago
Mum jailed over toddler drowning. The mother of a toddler, who drowned in a bath in Hull, is sentenced to three years in prison for his manslaughter. -> Read more at BBC News

Leeds Man Jailed over Cannabis Farm He Set Up to Pay Mounting Debts

21 days ago
Leeds man jailed over cannabis farm he set up to pay mounting debts. An out-of-work joiner who was caught with enough cannabis plants to produce £120,000 of the drug in a year has been sent to prison. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

BREAKING NEWS: Doncaster GP Convicted of Patient Sex Attacks Jailed for 11 Years

15 days ago
BREAKING NEWS: Doncaster GP convicted of patient sex attacks jailed for 11 years. A respected Doncaster doctor has been convicted of sexually assaulting female patients over a period of 35 years... -> Read more at The Star

Ex-policeman Stuart McCulloch from Hull Jailed for Sexually

Ex-policeman Stuart McCulloch from Hull Jailed for Sexually37 days ago
Ex-policeman Stuart McCulloch from Hull jailed for sexually . A FORMER police officer who sexually abused two children and went on the run has been jailed for ten-and-a-half years. Ex-prep school teacher Stuart McCulloch, 56, targeted a boy from the ages of 11 to 14 before he turned his attention to a seven-year-old girl. McCulloch, of Ash Grove, off Beverley Road in Hull, forced the... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Mum Jailed for Toddler Bath Drowning

Mum Jailed for Toddler Bath Drowning20 days ago
Mum jailed for toddler bath drowning. The mother of a toddler, who drowned in a bath in Hull, is sentenced to three years in prison for his manslaughter. -> Read more at BBC News

Businessman Jailed a Second Time for Child Sex Offences

Businessman Jailed a Second Time for Child Sex Offences14 days ago
Businessman jailed a second time for child sex offences. A BUSINESSMAN who led a double life is now serving his second prison sentence for sex offences involving children. -> Read more at York Press

Five Years Jail for Beverley Rapist

18 days ago
Five years jail for Beverley rapist. A former Beverley Grammar School student has been jailed for five years for attacking a woman who fell asleep on his sofa after a drunken night out in Beverley... -> Read more at Driffield Post Times

Prison for Twins, 54, in £1.6m Property Scam

16 days ago
Prison for twins, 54, in £1.6m property scam. twin brothers who carried out a £1.6m property scam after promising people foreign properties have been jailed for over four years... -> Read more at Yorkshire Post

Jail for Leeds Man Who Had Sexual Affair with Schoolgirl

28 days ago
Jail for Leeds man who had sexual affair with schoolgirl. A MAN who carried out a secret sexual affair with a 14-year-old schoolgirl before dumping her when she fell pregnant has been jailed. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Convicted Hull Cannabis Grower Dave Waller Jailed After

Convicted Hull Cannabis Grower Dave Waller Jailed After42 days ago
Convicted Hull cannabis grower Dave Waller jailed after . A CONVICTED cannabis grower has been jailed for producing a new crop while still serving a sentence for his earlier plants. But Dave Waller, 41, was found not guilty of acquiring criminal property after a jury found that almost £1,500 cash he was carrying when arrested was not linked to crime. Waller was given a six-month... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

What Do Ministers in North Kirklees Thinks About Female Bishop Vote?

4 days ago
What do ministers in North Kirklees thinks about female bishop vote?. Anglican ministers in North Kirklees have welcomed the Church of England’s decision to allow female bishops... -> Read more at Dewsbury Reporter