Tag: violent disorder

Increased search powers in place after violence in Beeston street

Increased stop and search powers have been put in place temporarily in part of Beeston Hill to prevent serious violence and keep communities safe following an incident last night (17 July 2022). At 9.17pm on Sunday, reports were received of two groups fighting in the vicinity of Upper Woodview Place

Four South Leeds men plead guilty to boxing disorder

Nineteen people, including four from South Leeds, appeared at Leeds Crown Court last Wednesday (27 September 2017) charged with violent disorder. As previously reported on South Leeds Life, the charges relate to a crowd disturbance at a boxing match held at the Elland Road Centenary Pavilion in February. Sixteen pleaded