News from SYP

Read the latest pieces of news from around the Force here.


Thief jailed for five years

Thu 19 October 2017
A 49-year-old Rotherham man is one week into a five-year sentence behind bars after being convicted of burglary, fraud, and public order offences....

Pensioner behind bars for sickening sexual assaults on children

Thu 19 October 2017
Pensioner behind bars for ‘sickening sexual assaults’ on childrenA 70-year-old man who raped, indecently and sexually assaulted three...

Sheffield house closed for antisocial behaviour

Thu 19 October 2017
Officers from Sheffield North East NHP and the ASB team have successfully applied for a house connected to antisocial behaviour in the Lane Top area...

Missing People

Perhaps you can assist us in locating someone's loved one. You can read our appeals for missing people in the area here.


Drugs seized after Swallownest warrant

Wed 18 October 2017
Officers from Rotherham South NPT have seized quantities of suspected Class A drugs from a house in Swallownest, following a warrant earlier this...

Missing from Sheffield – have you seen Paul?

Tue 17 October 2017
We need your help to find 32-year-old Paul Sargant, who has now been missing for over 24 hours.  Paul was last seen in the Melrose Road...

Missing Barnsley teenager found

Mon 9 October 2017
Hayley Moore, 15, who was reported missing from Barnsley earlier this morning (Monday 9 October) has been found safe and well.A big thank you to...


We often appeal to the public for help on investigations. Read the latest appeals here.


Attempted robbery in Balby – were you a witness?

Thu 19 October 2017
Police want to hear from you if you witnessed the attempted robbery of a teenage girl in Balby, Doncaster, last month. At around 9.45am on...

Man found unconscious at Rotherham reservoir

Wed 18 October 2017
An appeal for witnesses has been launched after a man was found unconscious with serious injuries at Ulley Country Park, Aughton. At around 8....

Man assaulted outside Barnsley pub – can you help police?

Wed 18 October 2017
Police want to hear from you if you witnessed the serious assault of a man outside a pub in Penistone earlier this month. At around 2.30am on...

Road Traffic Collisions

For information about road traffic collisions please read our appeals in this section.


Man dies following serious collision in Catcliffe, Rotherham

Sat 14 October 2017
A 22-year-old man, who was involved in a serious collision in Catcliffe earlier this month, has died as a result of his injuries.  At...

Collision in Sheffield- did you see anything?

Fri 13 October 2017
Officers investigating a collision on Norton Lane, Sheffield are appealing for information and witnesses.  At around 7.25pm on Wednesday 11...

Fatal collision in Penistone, Barnsley

Sun 8 October 2017
Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a collision, in which a 49-year-old man died.At around 11.50am this morning (Sunday 8...