News from SYP

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


Missing Courtney found

Mon 2 March 2015
Missing 15-year-old Courtney Brown has been found safe and well in Sheffield this evening (Monday 2 March). Thanks to everyone who assisted with...

Force supports national cyber-crime awareness week

Mon 2 March 2015
South Yorkshire Police is highlighting the dangers posed online as part of a week of action to raise awareness of cyber-crime.As part of the week,...

Man arrested on launch day of new drug driving law

Mon 2 March 2015
On the first day additional legislation has been brought into force across the country to further assist in tackling drug driving, South Yorkshire...

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.


NOTTINGHAMSHIRE POLICE APPEAL - Have you taken in missing Gloris Smith?

Wed 25 February 2015
Do you recognise this woman? Is she living with you?Officers searching for missing Gloris Smith believe she may well have been taken in by a ‘...

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...

South Wales Police appeal to locate missing woman

Tue 30 December 2014
South Wales Police are trying to trace a Cardiff woman who has gone missing.Sameena Imam, aged 34, was last seen at her work address of Costco,...


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


Convicted sex offender to appear on Crimewatch

Mon 2 March 2015
A convicted sex offender who failed to notify South Yorkshire Police of a change of address will appear on the wanted faces of BBC Crimewatch this...

Witness appeal following Doncaster sexual assault

Fri 27 February 2015
Police in Doncaster are appealing for information after a 23-year-old woman was reportedly sexually assaulted in the Conisbrough area.At around 10....

Warning issued to residents following frauds in Barnsley and Sheffield

Fri 27 February 2015
Police are urging the public to be vigilant following a number of incidents of fraud across Barnsley and Sheffield.Further to guidance issued by...

Road Traffic Collisions

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


Did you witness a collision in Wincobank yesterday?

Mon 2 March 2015
A 24-year-old man is currently in hospital with life threatening injuries following a collision in Sheffield yesterday (Sunday, 1 March). At...

Did you witness crash in Longley, Sheffield?

Sun 1 March 2015
Two cars were involved in a head-on collision in Longley Lane, in Longley, Sheffield, at around 9.20pm last night (Saturday 28 February).A silver...

Search for Citroen Picasso driver following serious collision

Sun 1 March 2015
A woman driver suffered serious injuries in a two-car collision in Bentley, Doncaster, last night (Saturday 28 February).She was driving a red...