News from SYP

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


Man arrested following crown court warrant

Mon 27 July 2015
UPDATE: Man convicted of theft to be sentenced tomorrowA man who absconded from court while on trial for theft has today, Monday, 27 July, been...

Body found in search for missing Barnsley boy

Mon 27 July 2015
Update at 5.30pm from Detective Chief Inspector Dave Stopford, Senior Investigating Officer:“At 10.10pm on Sunday 26 July, South Yorkshire...

Missing Sheffield teenagers found

Mon 27 July 2015
The two 14-year-old girls, Sarah and Rachel, reported missing have now been found safe and well in Sheffield. Thank you for your help and support...

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 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...

Can you help to find missing Chesterfield man?

Fri 26 June 2015
Shared on behalf of Derbyshire Police: Have you seen missing Chesterfield man Andrew Bennett?Police are concerned for the safety of 44-year-old...

Police Scotland anxious to trace Craig Moverley reported missing from Inverness

Thu 4 June 2015
ISSUED ON BEHALF OF POLICE SCOTLANDPolice Scotland is increasingly anxious to trace Craig Moverley (46) who was last seen in the Charleston...


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


Body discovered in Doncaster – can you help trace man’s movements?

Thu 23 July 2015
Police are carrying out initial enquiries in Doncaster today (Thursday 23 July) following the discovery of a man's body in a lake near to Chappell...

Did you witness store robbery in Barnsley?

Wed 22 July 2015
Officers investigating a reported robbery at a supermarket in Worsbrough Dale, Barnsley, at the weekend have released a CCTV appeal for information....

Appeal for information in Wombwell murder investigation

Sat 18 July 2015
Detectives investigating the death of a 65-year-old man are asking for anyone with information to come forward.Officers were called to a property in...

Road Traffic Collisions

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


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...

Did you see collision between minibus and pedestrian in Sheffield?

Fri 17 July 2015
A 92-year-old woman was involved in a collision with a minibus yesterday (Thursday 16 July). The elderly pedestrian suffered injuries following...