News from SYP

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


Forget Rudolph, meet Loxley the sud nosed police pup!

Mon 22 December 2014
Loxley looks less than impressed with his Christmas bath, but he’s got to be looking his best for when the big guy in red comes down the...

Detectives continue to investigate Sheffield fatal shooting

Mon 22 December 2014
Detectives investigating the shooting in Sheffield City Centre last night believe the incident may have been a targeted attack. At around 10.15pm...

Festive alcohol campaign targets domestic abuse

Mon 22 December 2014
In the fourth week of South Yorkshire Police’s festive alcohol-related crime campaign, the Force turns its attention to would-be perpetrators...

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.


Cumbria Police issue appeal for missing man who may be in South Yorkshire.

Mon 22 December 2014
Police are growing more concerned for the welfare of Brain Sawyer who has been missing since the 5th December 2014.Mr Sawyer, aged 58, was last seen...

Notts Police issue CCTV of missing woman Gloris Smith

Fri 28 November 2014
Officers searching for missing mum Gloris Smith have issued new images in an effort to find her and bring her safely home.Gloris, 50, of Nuthall, was...

Appeal for help finding missing girl Lacy Fuller from Cleethorpes

Fri 21 November 2014
********Issued on behalf of Humberside Police**********Police are appealing for help in locating a 14-year-old girl who has gone missing from...


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


Sentimental jewellery stolen during Sheffield burglary

Mon 22 December 2014
Detectives are appealing for information after a number of sentimental items were stolen during a burglary in Sheffield.Between 10.10pm on Thursday...

Man dies following incident in Sheffield city centre

Mon 22 December 2014
A man has died, and another injured, following an incident in Sheffield city centre last night (Sunday 21 December).It is believed the two men were...

Woman victim of armed robbery in Sheffield car park

Fri 19 December 2014
Police are appealing for information after a 71-year-old woman was robbed and had her car stolen yesterday afternoon (Thursday, 18 December) in a...

Road Traffic Collisions

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


Family pay tribute to ‘well liked, lovely lad’ killed in Sheffield crash

Sun 21 December 2014
The family of Liam Parkin, who was killed in a crash in Sheffield on Saturday (20 December), has paid tribute to him.Liam, 19, from Sheffield, was...

Men killed in Sheffield crash are named

Sun 21 December 2014
Two men killed in a collision in Sheffield in the early hours of Saturday (20 December) have been named by police.A black Vauxhall Astra and a blue...

Pedestrian seriously injured in Sheffield collision

Sat 20 December 2014
A pedestrian has suffered serious injuries to his leg after being involved in a collision with a car in Sheffield in the early hours of this morning...