News from SYP

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


Hate crime headlines on Rotherham’s Talking Newspaper

Thu 21 September 2017
Last week Rotherham hate crime coordinator PC Chris Nicholson spent time at the Talking Newspaper, the free radio station dedicated to Rotherham...

Prison term extended for improvised weapon charge

Thu 21 September 2017
A 35-year-old man has had his prison term extended by nearly two years after admitting having an improvised weapon in HMP Lindholme.Neil Friar (right...

Man jailed for Shafton collision that injured three teens

Thu 21 September 2017
A 21-year-old man has been jailed for two-and-a-half years after admitting his role in a life-threatening collision in Shafton, Barnsley, in January...

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.


Update - missing Sheffield teenager found

Fri 15 September 2017
Thomas Barbosa, 16, who was reported missing from Sheffield earlier today has been found safe and well this evening.Thank you to everyone who shared...

Ten-years since disappearance of Doncaster teen. Can you help?

Thu 14 September 2017
Today marks ten-years since Andrew Gosden went missing from his home in Doncaster, and officers remain committed in continuing to pursue and...

Concerns grow for missing man Anthony Lister

Sat 9 September 2017
Have you seen Anthony Lister?We are concerned for the well being of Anthony, 32, who was last believed to be in the Sheffield area.Anthony is around...


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


Bogus official in Dinnington – can you help police?

Thu 21 September 2017
Officers investigating a reported bogus official incident in Dinnington earlier this month are asking for your help to identify this man (pictured)....

Did you see this incident in Doncaster?

Wed 20 September 2017
Officers investigating an incident at the Coach and Horses public house, Scott Lane, Town Centre, are appealing for witnesses. At around 7.15pm...

Volkswagen and disability buggy stolen in Penistone

Wed 20 September 2017
Police in Barnsley want to hear from anyone with information about a stolen vehicle containing a specialist buggy/pram. In the early hours of...

Road Traffic Collisions

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


Appeal after fatal Doncaster collision

Thu 21 September 2017
Police in Doncaster are appealing for witnesses to a collision in the Carcroft area of the town earlier this month, after a 23-year-old woman injured...

Did you see Aughton Crescent collision?

Thu 21 September 2017
Police in Sheffield are appealing for witnesses after a serious collision on Monday afternoon (18 September) that left a six-year-old child with...

Man dies following motorbike collision in Sheffield

Mon 11 September 2017
Officers are renewing an appeal for information after a 39-year-old man involved in a collision in Hillborough has died.At around 2.25pm on Sunday 27...