News from SYP

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


Time to sign! SYP Alerts is go

Mon 20 November 2017
Local residents are being encouraged to register for a rapid messaging service from South Yorkshire Police. SYP Alerts will be launched by...

Over four years in prison for Sheffield robbery

Mon 20 November 2017
A 28-year-old man has been jailed for four-and-a-half years after admitting robbing a man in Sheffield earlier this year.Deroy Michael Thompson (...

Rotherham Doorman In Court

Fri 17 November 2017
Adam Phipps, 27, of Lyncroft Close at Brinsworth, was stopped on Hollowgate in Rotherham town centre at 1.55am on Saturday, 16 January 2016, by...

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.


Renewed appeal for missing John Parker

Tue 14 November 2017
Update issued Tuesday 14 November   Police in Doncaster have today (Tuesday 14 November) issued a fresh appeal for information about...

Ten year jail term for violent robber

Mon 30 October 2017
A Rotherham man has been sentenced to ten years behind bars for robbing a vulnerable 65-year-old woman in her Sheffield home. Nicky Rees, 41, of...

New joint fire and police station goes live in Rotherham

Mon 2 October 2017
Rotherham’s District Commander has welcomed the county’s first joint fire and police station on home soil.Chief Superintendent Rob Odell...


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


Robbery of woman in Barnsley – do you have information?

Fri 17 November 2017
Officers have launched an investigation after a 36-year-old woman was the victim of a robbery in Barnsley yesterday evening (Thursday 16 November)....

Vulnerable victim targeted in Doncaster burglary

Thu 16 November 2017
Officers investigating a burglary in which a 74-year-old man was targeted by bogus officials in his home are appealing for information and witnesses...

CCTV released after cash stolen from elderly woman in Sheffield

Thu 16 November 2017
Officers investigating an incident in which an 84-year-old woman had a quantity of cash stolen from her have released a CCTV image of a man they...

Road Traffic Collisions

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


Serious collision in Sheffield – did you see what happened?

Fri 17 November 2017
Officers are asking witnesses to come forward after the rider of a motorbike was left seriously injured following a collision in Sheffield last night...

Motorcyclist dies after Worsbrough collision

Thu 16 November 2017
Police are appealing for witnesses after a fatal collision on the A61 Upper Sheffield Road, Barnsley, in which a motorcyclist died. At around...

Two injured after Shirland Lane collision

Wed 15 November 2017
Witnesses are being asked to come forward following a collision in the Darnall area of Sheffield last night (Tuesday 14 November) that left a man and...