Weekly crime update [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

Please see below for the past seven days crime in Adel and Wharfedale Ward received from PC Karina Ingham;

There was a burglary at Holtdale Way, Holt Park where a resident found an Eastern European male in her kitchen, he had entered through an unlocked door. She challenged the male and he attempted to steal a mobile phone. The lady managed to pull her phone from the male and he made off. A name has been put forward for this suspect and this is being investigated. Please lock doors behind you as this man may still be in the area.

There was a burglary at East Causeway Vale, Adel on the 12th October, the suspects smashed a patio door and located keys for a performance vehicle inside the address. The vehicle was stolen but has now been located and recovered by Police in Bradford. This is under investigation.

There was a theft of metal from a garden on Moseley Wood Walk, Cookridge, a vehicle registration was obtained and this is being investigated.

There was a theft from a motor vehicle on the 12th October on Otley Road, Bramhope. The suspects forced a door lock to the car and stole a pedal cycle and a tomtom.

There was a burglary on Moseley Wood Green, Cookridge overnight 13-14th October where the suspects snapped the lock of a residential property and gained entry.

There was a burglary to an outbuilding on the 10th October on Otley Road, Adel.

There was an attempt burglary at a commercial premise on The Crescent, Adel between the 7-10th October, the lock was damaged but no entry gained.

There was a vehicle interference on Holtdale Garth between 7-8th October where a sliding door of a van was tampered with, no entry was gained.

There was a theft from motor vehicle on Farrar Lane between 7-8th October where a van window was smashed and tools were stolen.

There were two burglaries to business premises in Cookridge on the 8th October, Police attended an alarm activation at one and detained a suspect. He has been arrested and charged with several burglary offences and will be in Court later this month.

The Police Community Support Officers were out this week conducting crime reduction leaflet drops around the Ward, as the nights get darker please be aware of home security, lock doors and windows. There is traditionally an increase in crime in the run up to Christmas and our crime reduction officer is available to give any advice that anyone may need.

Many thanks,
Karina
PC 5201 INGHAM
Ward Manager Adel and Wharfedale
Leeds District – Outer North West
Otley Police Station, Bridge Street, Otley, LS21 3BA
Internal: 26265
External: 101
To report a crime, please ring 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.

MAP SCAM [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

Please see below an alert for all to send out received today from PC Karina Ingham;

MAP SCAM – BEWARE!
On the 3rd October a resident attended at Bramhope Medical Centre in their vehicle. Before they got out of the car they were approached by a male who distracted them with a large paper map and spoke with broken English, asking for directions. Whilst the resident was distracted by this male her handbag was taken from the vehicle.

This distraction was used before in our area in Cookridge, residents were followed home from supermarkets after being watched using their chip and pin cards. Handbags were then stolen and the bank cards were used by the suspects who had seen the pin numbers whilst in the shop.

Please be vigilant and if approached do not speak to the person and lock your car door and protect your possessions.

Please report any incident to the Police on 101 or if an ongoing crime via 999.

Many thanks,
Karina
PC 5201 INGHAM
Ward Manager Adel and Wharfedale
Leeds District – Outer North West
Otley Police Station, Bridge Street, Otley, LS21 3BA
Internal: 26265
External: 101
To report a crime, please ring 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.

Weekly Ward Crime update [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

Please see below for the past seven days crime in Adel and Wharfedale Ward received from PC Karina Ingham;

On the 30th September a stone bird bath was stolen from a property on Holt Park Road, Holt Park.

On the 1st October a vehicle was seized on Holtdale Gardens whilst being driven with no insurance, the driver has been reported for this offence.

On the 1st October there was a theft of two coping stones on Kings Road, Bramhope.

On the 3rd October Police Officers attended an address on Holtdale Croft and found cannabis plants being grown in the address. A man has been reported for the offence and will be summonsed to appear at Court in the near future.

On the 3rd October there was a theft from a vehicle at Bramhope Medical centre. A lady was approached, whilst in her vehicle, by a man with broken English, asking for directions and thrusting a paper map at her. Whilst distracted by this man her handbag was taken from the car. This distraction was used earlier this year in the Cookridge area.

At around 0200 hours 5th October there was an attempt burglary at a commercial business in Holt Park. They attempted to jemmy doors but no entry was gained.

On the 5th October an insecure vehicle was entered in ASDA car park, Holt Park and some keys and cash were taken.

On the 6th October there was a burglary at a commercial business in Holt Park where a door was forced to the property and a quantity of alcohol was taken.

On the 6th October, during the afternoon, there was a burglary at Sandy Lobby, Pool where a glass door was smashed and entry gained to the property.

On the 6th October in the afternoon, there was a burglary on Old Pool Bank where a door was forced to the address. Once inside jewellery and phones were stolen.

On the 7th October two phones were stolen from changing rooms at Adel Memorial whilst a sporting event was on going.

At around 0800 hours 8TH October there was a burglary at a commercial premise in Cookridge, Police Officers attended and made an arrest at the scene. A person in custody and enquiries are now underway.

Many thanks,
Karina
PC 5201 INGHAM
Ward Manager Adel and Wharfedale
Leeds District – Outer North West
Otley Police Station, Bridge Street, Otley, LS21 3BA
Internal: 26265
External: 101
To report a crime, please ring 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.

Weekly crime update [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

Please see below for the past seven days crime in Adel and Wharfedale Ward received from PC Karina Ingham;

On the afternoon of the 11th September a vehicle was broken in to at Golden Acre car park and a handbag was stolen from inside.

Between the 10th and 13th September there was an attempt burglary at Adel Lane. The suspects approached a rear patio door and snapped the euro profile lock, internal locks prevented any further entry. They then tried to force a window open which activated the alarm and the suspects made off.

Overnight 12th-13th a burglary occurred at Cookridge Avenue where the suspects forced open a garage door. It is not believed anything was stolen from the garage.

At around 2350 hours 14th September a resident of The Beeches, Pool disturbed suspects breaking in to their garage, the suspects made off.

Overnight 14th-15th September there was a theft from a motor vehicle on Holt Avenue, Adel where the suspect smashed a window and stole a bag and its contents.

Overnight 14th-15Th September a burglary occurred to a garage at Arthington Lane, Pool where the suspects also broke in to the complainants vehicle.

Many thanks,

Karina

PC 5201 INGHAM
Ward Manager Adel and Wharfedale
Leeds District – Outer North West
Otley Police Station, Bridge Street, Otley, LS21 3BA
Internal: 26265
External: 101
To report a crime, please ring 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.

Weekly crime update [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

Please see the below for the past seven days crime in Adel and Wharfedale Ward from PC Karina Ingham;

On the 3rd September there was a theft of a handbag from a vehicle at Golden Acre Park. The suspect removed a quarter light window from the vehicle and then was able to remove the handbag.

In the early hours of the 5th September there was a burglary on Cookridge Drive, Cookridge where the suspect entered the address via an unlocked door. They removed a wallet from the address and the complainant was awoken by their dog barking. The wallet was later found emptied of valuables on Otley Old Road.

Between the 2-4th September a garage was broken in to on Back Church Lane, Adel and a large lawn mower and other gardening equipment was stolen.

Between the 2-3rd September, overnight, a garage was broken in to on Holt Park Crescent, Adel, a search was made of the garage but nothing taken.

Between the 6-7th September a there was a burglary at Manor Crescent, Pool, where the suspects snapped a euro profile lock and gained entry to the house before taking two sets of car keys. They drove away in two vehicles, abandoning one a short distance away.

Hopefully some more funding may be available soon to continue to replacement euro profile lock offer to residents which has been very well received. As the nights start to get darker please think about home security, lock doors and keep valuables safe.

Also this week, a man was arrested in the early hours of this morning after a collision on New Pool Bank, for driving whilst over the prescribed limit.

PC 5201 INGHAM
Ward Manager Adel and Wharfedale
Leeds District – Outer North West
Otley Police Station, Bridge Street, Otley, LS21 3BA
Internal: 26265
External: 101
To report a crime, please ring 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.

 

Weekly crime update [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

Please see the below crime update for Adel and Wharfedale Ward from PC Karina Ingham;

In the past 7 days there have been the following crimes committed in the Adel and Wharfedale ward;

There was a theft from a vehicle at a commercial premise on Otley Road, Adel where a vehicle has all four alloy wheels removed. This is quite unusual on modern cars due to locking wheel nuts. All enquiries have been made at the location.

There was a burglary between the 12th-15th August at an address on Kings Road, Bramhope. A window was forced open and entry gained. It is not know at this time if anything was stolen.

A suspicious type incident occurred on Dale Park Rise, Cookridge at around 1745 hours 16th August  where the homeowner disturbed a male looking through her window, it is believed they were looking for the keys to the vehicle parked on the drive. The male ran and got in to a stolen vehicle with other occupants. The vehicle made off and was later involved in an incident in North Yorkshire.

Please continue to think about home security, lock doors and cars and don’t give these people opportunity to take things you have worked hard for!

Many thanks,

Karina

PC 5201 INGHAM

Ward Manager Adel and Wharfedale

Leeds District – Outer North West

Otley Police Station, Bridge Street, Otley, LS21 3BA

Internal: 26265

External: 101

To report a crime, please ring 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.

WEEKLY CRIME UPDATE [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

Please see the below crime update for Adel and Wharfedale Ward from PC Karina Ingham;

In the past seven days the majority of crime types has been very low across the ward, however, there have been a number of burglary offences.

Between the 27-29th July a garden shed was broken in to on Green Lane, Cookridge and a BBQ was stolen.

Between the 28-29th July a property under renovation on Farrar Lane, Adel had a window smashed, it is believed the people involved were trying to gain entry to the property.

At around 4am on the 28th July a home owner was awoken on Oaklands Close, Adel after suspects gained entry in to his home by snapping the lock of his external door. They made off on being disturbed.

On the 27th July, during the day, a suspect smashed a rear patio door on Willow Court, Pool and entered an address, they stole items of jewellery.

Between the 25-27th July a quantity of Yorkshire stone slabs were stolen from the pavement at Long Causeway, Adel.

Although the lock funding money for the ward has now been spent, please consider upgrading your locks to current British standard snap proof locks.

Following vehicle crime initiatives in our local car parks, which will continue throughout August, vehicle crime has fallen. Please remember not to leave valuables and handbags in cars as you never know who is watching!


PC 5021 INGHAM

Ward Manager Adel and Wharfedale Leeds District – Outer North West
Otley Police Station, Bridge Street, Otley, LS21 3BA
Internal: 26265
External: 101

To report a crime, please ring 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.

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