Castleford Man Jailed For Firing BB Gun

Wednesday 25 April 2018

Detectives have warned that those who use firearms can expect to lose their liberty after a Castleford man was jailed for firing a gas powered BB gun.

Shaun Townend (41) from Wheatcroft in Castleford was given a two year sentence at Leeds Crown Court on Friday (April 20) after pleading guilty to firearms offences, criminal damage and driving while disqualified.

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Source:: West Yorkshire Police News

DNA Spray To Go 24/7 To Catch Rogue Wakefield Riders

Wednesday 25 April, 2018

A DNA spray used to successfully catch out rogue riders is to be deployed 24/7 as part of a major new police drive to stamp out illegal off road biking in Wakefield District.

Wakefield District Police are to begin issuing a DNA spray to patrol officers, putting it on the streets 24 hours a day for the first time as part of a range of new measures to take riders to task.

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Source:: West Yorkshire Police News

Waqas Hussain, of Spencer Road in Lidget Green was sentenced today (Wednesday) at Bradford Crown Court.

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Source:: West Yorkshire Police News