MPs say they're concerned for the safety of vulnerable young people because of role played by drivers in sexual exploitationRead the full story ›
Two people have been arrested after an on-duty police officer was assaulted, rendering him unconscious, in Rotherham.Read the full story ›
Laura Griffin, who was reported missing from Rotherham on Sunday 14 August), has been found safe and well.
Laura who is 28-years-old was found in the Derbyshire area.
Police in Rotherham are asking for the public's help in finding a missing woman from Rotherham.
28-year-old Laura Griffin was last seen around 1.45pm on Sunday in Union Street, Harthill. Detectives say that Laura's family and friends are growing increasingly concerned for her welfare.
Laura is described as white, around 5ft 2ins tall, of slim build with blonde hair. She sometimes wears glasses.
The charity are appealing for information to try and find the owner of a dog which was found in Rotherham with an ulcerative tumour.Read the full story ›
Detectives in Rotherham say they are investigating an attack on a man who was found with what they are describing as 'serious head injuries'.
The 53-year-old was found in Bradgate Park at around 10:50pm on Wednesday.
Officers say an investigation is now underway to establish what happened to the man and speak to anyone who was in the area at the time.
The man currently remains in hospital in a serious and potentially life-threatening condition.
I would like to ask that anyone who saw or heard anything suspicious to come forward so that we can establish what happened in this incident.
South Yorkshire Police have released an e-fit image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a reported indecent exposure in Rotherham.
Detectives say at about 6.30pm on Tuesday 2 August, it is reported that a nine-year-old girl and her friend were walking along the Wellway, Sunnyside, when a man indecently exposed himself.
The man is also said to have made inappropriate comments towards the two girls.
He is believed to have been wearing a green and black Nike top and black tracksuit bottoms and was riding a mountain bike.
A teenager who went missing from Leicestershire last Friday is believed to be in South Yorkshire, police say.
Britney Rollinson, 15, was reportedly seen at Meadowhall Interchange on Friday evening, though police say this is not yet confirmed, and she has connections to the Rotherham area.
The teenager was last seen wearing a white knee-length dress with grey stripes, grey Adidas trainers and was carrying a black handbag. She has blonde dyed hair.
A woman has been killed following a collision in Rotherham.
The incident happened when the woman was crossing Doncaster Road, close to Clifton Park yesterday afternoon. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 51-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
A service marking 94 years since the Maltby Colliery explosion will take place today.
The remains of most of the 27 men killed in the gas explosion in 1923 are still entombed underground.
Last year a memorial stone was unveiled at the site of the pit to remember those who died.