News from SYP

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


Thieves beware, Lex the police dog is on the look out!

Fri 27 March 2015
Police Dog Lex may be young, but he knows how to track a suspected thief down in the middle of the night! A call came into police in the early hours...

Rotherham officers recover firearms from Eastwood

Fri 27 March 2015
As part of an ongoing investigation into the supply of drugs in Rotherham, officers have recovered two firearms from Eastwood. Information was...

Victim of fatal collision in Barnsley named

Fri 27 March 2015
The elderly woman who died following a collision in Barnsley has been named as Ruth Elizabeth Cocker.Mrs Cocker, 85, from Birdwell, was travelling in...

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.


Humberside Police appeal for missing man

Tue 24 March 2015
Issued on behalf of Humberside PolicePOLICE are appealing for help in locating a Middlesbrough man who has gone missing whilst visiting the Newport...

Have you seen this Rotherham man?

Sat 7 March 2015
Police in Rotherham are trying to locate a man who has been missing from his home since yesterday, Friday 6 March.Hadise Hussain, 33 has not been...

North Wales Police appeal for help to find missing teenager

Thu 5 March 2015
Police in North Wales are becoming increasingly concerned for the safety of a teenager who has been missing from the Bala area since yesterday....


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


Appeal following Sheffield distraction burglary

Thu 26 March 2015
Detectives in Sheffield are appealing for information following a distraction burglary. Police were called to an address in Hemsworth Road just...

CCTV appeal launched following alleged rape in Sheffield

Wed 25 March 2015
Detectives investigating an alleged rape in Sheffield city centre have issued a CCTV image of a man they believe could hold vital information.Between...

Did you witness a collision in Doncaster?

Tue 24 March 2015
Police in Doncaster are appealing for the public’s help to trace a vehicle involved in a collision.Officers are investigating an alleged fail-...

Road Traffic Collisions

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


Appeal for witnesses to a fatal collision in Barnsley

Thu 26 March 2015
Police in Barnsley are appealing for witnesses after an 85-year-old woman died in a collision. At 11pm yesterday, Wednesday 25 March, officers...

Police seek witnesses following fatal collision in Sheffield

Wed 25 March 2015
Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal road traffic collision on Chesterfield Road South this evening (Wednesday, 25 March). At around 5....

Man identified in Sheffield collision – did you witness the incident?

Wed 25 March 2015
The man involved in the collision on West Bar Green last night has been identified and his family have been informed. He is still in hospital in...