News from SYP

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


Partnership working for mobility scooter safety

Wed 27 May 2015
South Yorkshire Police along with Parkgate Mobility have been invited to help shape future legislation around scooter safety.The request came after...

Twelfth man arrested in connection with child sexual exploitation investigation

Wed 27 May 2015
A man has been arrested in connection with an ongoing investigation into child sexual exploitation in Rotherham.The man, 32, was arrested today (...

Walkley Bank Road closed following assault

Wed 27 May 2015
Walkley Bank Road is currently closed while police carry out enquiries following a reported assault in the Lister Road area.Emergency services were...

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.


Lincolnshire Police appeal for help to trace missing man

Thu 15 January 2015
Police in Lincolnshire are appealing for the public of South Yorkshire to help locate a missing man who has links to Sheffield.Christopher Dickinson...

Issued on behalf of Northamptonshire Police - New appeal for information for man missing since last September

Tue 29 April 2014
PLEASE DIRECT ALL ENQUIRIES TO NORTHAMPTONSHIRE POLICE Officers from Northamptonshire Police, family members and friends are growing increasingly...

Andrew Gosden missing for five years from Doncaster

Fri 14 September 2012
Today, Friday, 14 September, 2012 is the fifth anniversary of when Andrew Gosden, then 14, went missing from his home in Balby, Doncaster. He has not...


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


Cleveland Police issue warning following bogus missionary fraud

Tue 26 May 2015
ISSUED ON BEHALF OF CLEVELAND POLICE Police are warning of a bogus missionary who is believed to be targeting churches and hoteliers. A man...

Police advice after alleged bogus caller incidents in Barnsley

Tue 26 May 2015
Police in Barnsley are reminding residents to be vigilant following three suspected bogus caller incidents this bank holiday weekend. At around...

North Yorkshire Police ask for help locating wanted man Andrew Love

Fri 22 May 2015
North Yorkshire Police are appealing for help to trace a man wanted for recall to prison.Andrew Peter Love is believed to be in the Northallerton,...

Road Traffic Collisions

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


Did you witness collision in Herries Road?

Sat 23 May 2015
Police are appealing for witnesses after a 16-year-old boy sustained serious injuries in a collision in Sheffield. At around 1.20pm yesterday (...

Further appeal following Hathersage Road collision

Fri 22 May 2015
Officers continuing their enquiries into a serious collision in Hathersage Road, Sheffield, have issued a further appeal for information about the...

Did you witness collision in Swinton?

Mon 18 May 2015
Two children have been seriously injured and a 39-year-old woman has sustained life-threatening injuries following a collision in Swinton earlier...