Mon 23 Oct 2017
ROTHERHAM town centre has been given a much-needed boost after menswear and formal hire firm Greenwoods’ confirmed its College Street store will remain open despite the firm’s new owners closing 22 across the country.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 23 Sep 2016
A WOMAN has admitted in court to talking online to a man she claims indecently assaulted her when she was a teenager — but said she had just wanted to “use him”.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 22 Sep 2016
A WOMAN told a jury she had fought for 13 years and refused to "go away" because the men on trial for exploiting her when she was a teenager “destroyed” her.
By Michael Upton on Thu 22 Sep 2016
A QUIZ show panellist who grew up in Rotherham appeared at court over claims he killed a man over 20 years ago.
By Adele Forrest on Wed 21 Sep 2016
A DEFENDANT charged with raping a girl when she was underage has admitted he had sex with her - which he told police 13 years ago - but claims he did not know her age, a court heard.
A MAN who was involved in a dangerous car chase with another driver has been told he could face jail.
By Adele Forrest on Tue 20 Sep 2016
Full details of the defendants and charged in the ongoing child sexual exploitation trial at Sheffield Crown Court.
A WOMAN has refuted claims she lied about being sexually exploited when she was a teenager in order to gain compensation.
By Adele Forrest on Mon 19 Sep 2016
A WOMAN had to explain to a man charged with sexually abusing her when she was 13 years old what rape was nearly a decade later when he approached her in a nightclub, a court heard.
A 13-year-old girl was held at gunpoint and warned not to tell anyone about the sexual abuse she was being subjected to, a court heard.
By Adele Forrest on Thu 15 Sep 2016
A SCHOOLGIRL was held at a flat against her will and made to perform sex acts on five men, a court heard.
By Adele Forrest on Fri 02 Sep 2016
A GRAND-DAUGHTER who ruined Christmas for three elderly women after she defrauded a holiday company by doctoring her bank statements, has been told she could face jail.
By Admin on Fri 26 Aug 2016
A FATHER and son from Rotherham who went to Skegness every fortnight to visit relatives, stole almost £1,000 from machines on the pier after they found a security key to open them, a court has heard.
By Dave Doyle on Fri 19 Aug 2016
A MAN accused of groping his neighbour's disabled friend has been found not guilty.
By Admin on Fri 12 Aug 2016
A TERMINALLY-ill career burglar is likely to die in prison after he was locked up for another break-in.
By Admin on Wed 27 Jul 2016
A ONE-man crimewave was so prolific over a two-month period he was thought to be solely responsible for a spike in South Yorkshire’s car crime figures.