30.01.2012 [Wetherby Today] - Det Chf Insp Simon Beldon of West Yorkshire Police's Crime Division Unit, said: “These men were callous and calculated in their mission to steal thousands of pounds in cash and jewellery, terrifying innocent members of the public along the way.
26.01.2012 [Wharfedale Observer] - Speaking afterwards, Detective Chief Inspector Simon Beldon, of West Yorkshire Police, said: “These men were callous and calculated, terrifying innocent members of the public. “I am pleased these dangerous criminals have been removed from the streets.
27.01.2012 [Ilkeston Today] - ... into the bank after it had closed but left empty-handed. They went on to target stores across West Yorkshire. After the case Det Chf Insp Simon Beldon said they were dangerous criminals who threatened staff and terrified innocent members of the public.