News from SYP

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


Man charged in connection with Doncaster murder

Fri 21 July 2017
A 25-year-old man has appeared in court today (Friday 21 July) charged in connection with the death of 38-year-old Mark Simpson in Doncaster. Jac...

Man given community order after fatal collision

Fri 21 July 2017
A 68-year-old man has been handed a community order and disqualified from driving for one year, after admitting causing death by careless driving...

Man sentenced for offence against prison officer

Fri 21 July 2017
A 27-year-old man has been jailed for 26 weeks after smearing excrement in the face of a prison officer. Matthew Parsley, of no fixed abode,...

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.


Have you seen Michael?

Fri 21 July 2017
Police in Doncaster are asking for your help to trace missing 52-year-old Michael Bowland from the Armthorpe area.Michael was last seen at around 8am...

David Seddon located - thank you

Thu 20 July 2017
David Seddon has been found safe and well. Many thanks for sharing our appeal for information.

Paul Vodden located - thank you

Wed 19 July 2017
Paul Vodden has been found safe and well. Many thanks to everyone who shared our appeal for information.


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


Silver Street burglary – did you see anything suspicious?

Fri 21 July 2017
Police investigating a reported burglary in the Stainforth area of Doncaster have issued a witness appeal. At around 2.10am on Sunday 16 July, it...

Aggravated burglary in Sheffield – can you help?

Thu 20 July 2017
Officers investigating a reported aggravated burglary on Monday 17 July are appealing for witnesses.  At around 9.10pm on Monday evening...

Bid to trace owner of items thought to have been stolen from Sheffield

Thu 13 July 2017
 Officers investigating theft from several cars in Sheffield are asking if any of these items pictured could belong to you?  Several...

Road Traffic Collisions

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


Two men seriously injured in single car collision, Sheffield

Sat 15 July 2017
Two men, aged 20 and 21, are currently in hospital after sustaining serious injuries in a collision on Rivelin Valley Road, Sheffield in the early...

Motorbike rider seriously injured in Rotherham collision

Sat 15 July 2017
Police are asking witnesses to come forward after a motorbike rider was left seriously injured in a collision in Rotherham yesterday afternoon, (...

Police issue fresh appeal following fatal Sheffield collision

Mon 10 July 2017
Officers investigating a fatal collision on Sheffield Parkway on Saturday 8 July, are appealing for witnesses and further information.  At...