Police seize motorbikes as part of clampdown

Police seized this scooter in Normanton
Police seized this scooter in Normanton

Police seized two motorbikes that were being driven dangerously as part of a clampdown across the district.

Officers from Operation Matrix - West Yorkshire Police’s specialist off-road motorbike team - seized bikes from their owners in Normanton and in Agbrigg.

Police seized this motorbike in Agbrigg.

Police seized this motorbike in Agbrigg.

The seizures were part of a clampdown by police after a large amount of complaints about youths riding vehicles irresponsibly.

Acting Insp Mark Chamberlain, of Wakefield Central neighbourhood police team, asked anyone with any information about off-road motorbikes to contact police on 101.