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Police appeal to find missing man with learning difficulties

Have you seen Paul? Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Police are appealing for help in tracing a 36-year-old missing man from Doncaster who has learning difficulties.

Paul Craft, who is deaf and mute, was last seen leaving his home in Chequer Avenue yesterday. He's 6 ft tall and a medium build, with short dark blonde hair and wears glasses and has hearing aids in both ears.

He was last seen wearing a blue baseball cap, blue jeans, a blue top and white trainers.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101.


Police appeal to find missing Amanda

Amanda Lundy who is missing in Bradford Credit: West Yorkshire Police

Police are appealing for information to trace missing Amanda Lundy from Bradford.

Amanda, 39, was last seen in Bradford city centre at about 10am yesterday Saturday August 22.

She is described as white and slim with blonde hair and was last seen wearing black and white leggings with her hair tied up.

"We do have concerns for Amanda's safety and welfare and would ask her, or anyone who may have seen Amanda over the past 24 hours, to call Bradford District CID on 101 referencing log number 601 of 22 August."

– Detective Inspector Alan Flynn of Bradford District CID

Search for missing 16-year-old in Worksop

Missing Shannon - have you seen her? Credit: Nottinghamshire Police

Concern is growing for a 16-year-old who is missing from her home in Worksop. Shannon Roper has not been seen or heard from since Tuesday 18 August. Police say she has not been missing before and they think she could have travelled to the Chesterfield area.

She was last seen wearing black leggings with a grey and white stripe up the front of the leg, a short sleeved round neck t-shirt in black with black netting around the shoulders, and white and blue Nike trainers that have a pink Swoosh motif.

If anyone believes they have seen Shannon or know where she is they should telephone Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 750 of 22 August.

Police search for missing girl, aged 15

Missing: Umme Tahir

Police are appealing for information in their search for 15-year-old Umme Habiba Tahir from Bradford.

She was last seen in the city centre at around 5pm yesterday. Umme is described as very petite, around 5ft 2ins tall, and was wearing short bright orange shorts, a black vest, and a black and blue body warmer.

Police believe she is likely to still be in the Bradford area and is known to frequent the Great Horton Road area, but has recently been staying in Stockport so may attempt to travel by train or bus.

Anyone who sees her, or who has information about her whereabouts is asked to ring Bradford District CID on 101 and quote reference 965 of the 18/08/2015


Missing man - have you seen Anthony?

Anthony Whiting who was last seen in Sheffield Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Police are searching for a 53-year-old man who has not been seen since yesterday afternoon.

Anthony Whiting left his home in Prince of Wales Road, Sheffield, at around 3.45pm. He was last seen at the Tinsley roundabout in Sheffield. He is on foot and not believed to have access to transport.

He is 5ft 10ins tall, a medium build, and has grey hair. He was wearing a blue striped shirt, black tracksuit bottoms with white stripes down the side, and blue trainers.

Contact South Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 729 of 16 August 2015 with any information.

Missing pensioner found after overnight search

Police searching for a missing eighty six year old man have found him safe and well.

Dereck Pass Credit: South Yorkshire Police

A hugh search, involving police fire service and the South Yorkshire police helicopter was launched after pensioner Dreck Pass disappeared yesterday afternoon.

The police were concerned for Mr Pass's welfares as he had only moved from Staffordshire to the White House care home in the Rivelin Valley area of Sheffield a few weeks ago and does not know the area.

But after an overnight search he was found on Sunday morning.

Missing Grimsby boy found safe and well

Jack Pargeter

A thirteen-year-old boy who was previously reported missing has been found safe and well. He was last seen at Widnes train station on July 30 but now, Humberside Police has announced that Jack Pargeter was found in Grimsby in the early hours of this morning (Friday 14 August).

They have thanked the public for their help in locating Jack.

"Urgent appeal" for missing 16-year-old in Bradford

Missing 16-year-old Simran - have you seen her? Credit: West Yorkshire Police

West Yorkshire Police are urgently appealing for information to trace a 16-year-old girl who has gone missing in Bradford.

Simran Mehrose was reported missing at 8.40pm last night. She was last seen in Birch Avenue, West Bowling.

Officers say she is Asian with a light complexion, 5ft 4ins tall, slim, with long black straight hair and brown eyes. She was wearing a peach coloured top and dark blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Bradford Special Operations Room via 101 quoting log number 1520 of August 13.

"We are very concerned for Simran's welfare and urgently need to find her to establish that she is okay. We would like to hear immediately from anyone who knows where she is or who has any information that could assist us in tracing her."

– Detective Inspector Vicky Lawrance Bradford District Safeguarding Unit
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