News from SYP

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


Officers praised for actions to save knife attack victim

Mon 3 August 2015
A police officer recognised for giving lifesaving treatment to the victim of a brutal and ferocious knife attack said she was ‘only doing her...

Man charged with child sexual exploitation offences in Rotherham

Mon 3 August 2015
A 19-year-old Rotherham man has been charged this weekend with a number of child sexual exploitation offences. Marc Hastie, of Fleming Way,...

UPDATE: Missing Doncaster teenager found

Sun 2 August 2015
Police can confirm that 16-year-old Elisa Slack was found safe and well yesterday evening (Saturday 1 August). Thank you to everyone who shared...

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.


Missing teenager from Northumberland may be in Rotherham

Sat 1 August 2015
Police are appealing for information to help locate a missing teenager from Northumberland.15-year-old Zac Wardle was last seen in Netherton Park in...

Missing woman and daughter from Merseyside

Thu 30 July 2015

Missing Barnsley man- Steve Dixon

Fri 24 July 2015
Police in Barnsley are appealing for information to trace missing local man Steven Dixon.Mr Dixon (44) was last seen in March of this year when he...


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


APPEAL: Have you seen car stolen from Sheffield home?

Sat 1 August 2015
Police in Sheffield are asking for your help tracing a vehicle that was reportedly stolen during a burglary at a Sheffield home. Between midnight...

Did you witness Doncaster robbery?

Fri 31 July 2015
Police are appealing for information after a man was reportedly robbed and assaulted in the Bentley area of Doncaster last weekend. Between 1....

Did you witness Doncaster robbery?

Wed 29 July 2015
Officers are asking for witnesses to come forward after a 62-year-old man was reportedly robbed and assaulted in Doncaster town centre last week.At...

Road Traffic Collisions

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


Did you witness fatal collision in Dinnington?

Tue 28 July 2015
Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Dinnington this weekend.At around 12.30am on Sunday 26 July, it is reported that a...

Did you witness a collision on Old Mill Lane this morning?

Sat 25 July 2015
At around 3.35am this morning (Saturday, 25 July), a blue VW Golf was travelling away from town towards Athersley at excessive speed. The driver...

Early morning collision in Great Houghton, did you witness it?

Sat 25 July 2015
Anyone who may have seen or heard a collision in the Great Houghton area of Barnsley in the early hours of this morning (Saturday, 25 July) is asked...