A Rotherham man has become one of the first people to be sentenced under new laws to tackle the supply of drugs known as ‘legal highs.’Read the full story ›
The 16-year-old was found stabbed to death on a footpath in Dinnington last monthRead the full story ›
The former Premier League referee has been hired to oversee the introduction of video assistant referees to Major League Soccer.Read the full story ›
How much compensation three Rotherham MPs should be paid after a UKIP MEP made libellous comments about the town's abuse scandal will be decided today.
Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire MEP Jane Collins faces paying damages after she claimed in a speech that Sir Kevin Barron, John Healey and Sarah Champion failed to intervene over child exploitation in Rotherham, despite knowing about what was happening.
One lane of the M1 is closed Southbound and there is queueing traffic due to an accident between J35 A629 (Rotherham / Chapeltown) and J34 A631 (Meadowhall), with congestion to J35a A616 (Stocksbridge). This is affecting traffic between Barnsley and Rotherham.
There were chaotic scenes at Sheffield Crown Court as men jailed for the sexual exploitation of two young girls shouted "Allahu Akbar"Read the full story ›
Six men have been sentenced more than 80 years in prison for the sexual exploitation of two children in Rotherham nearly 20 years ago.Read the full story ›
A ballot on a new pension offer has been put to Tata Steel workers today, including those in South Yorkshire.
Trade unions at the Indian company's UK plants are recommending their members, which include around 2000 workers at sites in Rotherham and Stocksbridge, accept the deal, calling it the "only credible and viable way" to secure their future.
The result of the ballot is expected next month.
Police in Rotherham have released an e-fit of a man they are trying to trace in connection with an alleged attempted robbery at Morrisons, Cortonwood Retail Park on Thursday 19 January.
At about 8pm, a 51-year-old woman was getting into her car outside of the supermarket, when a man got into the front seat and reportedly threatened her with a claw hammer, before trying to steal her handbag and car keys.
The man left the car empty handed and got into what is described as a black people carrier type car.
Detectives say the woman suffered minor injuries as a result of the incident.
The man has been described as white, in his early 40s and of a slim build. He is thought to have been wearing a cream coloured baseball cap and jeans.
A jury has found five men from Rotherham guilty of sexually abusing two young girls from Rotherham.Read the full story ›