South Yorkshire Police

Police Are Looking For Two Men Who Fled The Scene Of A Fatal Car Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK

Police are trying to trace two people believed to be in the car that crashed into a garden wall and burst into flames in Branton, in Doncaster, on Tue...

Seven-Year-Old Boy Died After 'Becoming Stuck In A Pipe'

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK

Seven-year-old Conley Thompson died after becoming stuck in a pipe on a construction site, a post mortem examination reveals. The investigation int...

Police Believe Body Is Missing Seven-Year-Old Conley Thompson

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK

Police believe they have found the body of missing seven-year-old Conley Thompson, from Barnsley. Conley went missing on Sunday night after going o...

Police Hunt For Missing Seven-Year-Old Boy

PA | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK

Update: Police Searching For Conley Thompson Find Child's Body At Construction Site Police are appealing for information about a missing seven-ye...

South Yorkshire Police Still Failing To Protect Children From Sex Abuse

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK

South Yorkshire Police force is still failing to protect children from sexual abuse, despite two major reviews, a watchdog has found. A report publ...

Police Explore New Leads In Missing Toddler Case

PA | Posted 17.05.2015 | UK

Police are scouring a wealth of potential new leads in the case of a toddler who vanished 24 years ago while on holiday in Greece. South Yorkshire ...

Ben Needman's Mother To Make Plea For His Return On Greek TV

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK

The mother of a toddler who went missing in Greece 24 years ago will make a direct TV appeal to the nation on Friday. Ben Needham, from Sheffield, ...

Police Branded 'Inept' Over Cliff Raid

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

An under-fire police force has been branded "inept" by a group of MPs over its handling of a highly-publicised raid on the home of pop star Sir Cliff ...

Charlotte Meredith

Why Britain Is Facing 'One Of The Most Worrying Periods Of Right-Wing Extremism'

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK

The threat from far-right extremism is growing in the UK, a senior Home Office adviser warned today, with Islamophobia escalating in the wake of Islam...

Police Commissioner Finally Stands Down Over Child Abuse Scandal

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK

Shaun Wright has stepped down as South Yorkshire's police and crime commissioner after weeks of pressure over the Rotherham sexual abuse scandal, his ...

Chief Constable Apologises Over 'Insensitive' Cliff Raid

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK

The chief constable of South Yorkshire Police has apologised to pop star Sir Cliff Richard if the force was "insensitive" about the search of his home...

So This Is How Rotherham Council Tried To Spin Claims It Failed To Prevent 'Appalling' Abuse

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK

The council at the centre of a scandal over the "appalling" abuse of children that it failed to prevent has been accused of "jaw dropping" spin over t...

Did Political Correctness Really Stop The Rotherham Abusers Being Caught?

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK

Media coverage of the systemic sexual abuse of 1,400 children over 16 years in Rotherham has honed in on one aspect - the claim that the perpetrators...

Police Commissioner's Resignation Over Rotherham Now Looks Inevitable

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK

The resignation of Shaun Wright, the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC), now looks inevitable after his own party said he should quit...

Police Chief Told To Resign Over 'Appalling' Child Abuse

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK

South Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) has been urged to resign over the failings of Rotherham Council which saw up to 1,400 children e...

Doused In Petrol And Threatened To Be Set Alight

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK

One young Rotherham victim was trafficked for sex to Leeds, Bradford and Sheffield by the time she was 15 years old and was doused in petrol and threa...

Police Apology After Revelations That 1,400 Children Suffered 'Appalling' Abuse In Rotherham

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK

South Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) has apologised for the failings of Rotherham Council during the time he served as a senior membe...

Children 'Made To Watch Brutally-Violent Rapes In Appalling Abuse'

PA | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK

Around 1,400 children were sexually exploited in one town over a 16-year period, according to a report which concluded: "It is hard to describe the ap...

Cliff Richard Interviewed By Police

PA | Posted 24.08.2014 | UK

Sir Cliff Richard has been interviewed under caution by South Yorkshire Police detectives investigating a sex crime claim involving a young boy. Th...

BBC Chief Responds To Cliff Richard Police Complaint

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK

BBC journalists "acted appropriately" in their coverage of the police raid on Sir Cliff Richard's flat following sexual assault allegations, Director ...

Heat On BBC As Top Politicians Slam Cliff Richard Raid Leak

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.08.2014 | UK

South Yorkshire Police has complained to the BBC and accused it of breaching its own editorial guidelines after the broadcaster found out about a sear...

Man Held After 'Explosives' Found

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK

A 55-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of possessing explosives following concerns that prompted the evacuation of around 50 homes. South...

Hillsborough Survivors Speak Of 'Intimidation' By Police

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK

Hillsborough survivors have spoken of how they were "scared and intimidated" by officers from the force tasked to independently investigate the footba...

Shopkeeper Dies In Suspected Machete Attack

PA | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK

A murder investigation was launched after a shopkeeper died following an attack which left another man seriously injured on Tuesday. South Yorkshir...

Paedo Who Groomed Teen Boys Online Had HIV, Police Reveal

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK

A prolific paedophile who groomed vulnerable teenage boys online with an accomplice before filming their sexual abuse is HIV positive, it has been rev...