Thu 18 Jan 2018
THE youth centre co-founded by a man convicted of possessing child abuse images has closed while it works with the council’s safeguarding board.
By Phil Turner on Mon 11 Oct 2010
A BIGAMIST from Rotherham who met one of her three “husbands” by advertising herself as “Onemegabitch” on an internet messaging site has been spared jail.
By Gareth Dennison on Mon 11 Oct 2010
A MAN who beat up his girlfriend in front of her horrified young daughter has avoided jail.
By Gareth Dennison on Wed 06 Oct 2010
A COURT ordered a litterbug to pay nearly £350 for dropping a receipt in a car park.
By Phil Turner on Tue 05 Oct 2010
A man has been locked up for eight years after admitting raping a Rotherham girl almost 30 years ago.
By Michael Upton on Tue 28 Sep 2010
Two Rotherham men are due to appear at Sheffield Crown Court this week to be sentenced for stealing railway cable.
By Phil Turner on Mon 27 Sep 2010
A JURY has heard from a second alleged teenage victim of sexual abuse involving eight men.
By Naumaan Farooq on Wed 22 Sep 2010
A TEENAGER has told a jury how an alleged sex attacker “pressured” her for a sex in a car.
By Naumaan Farooq on Mon 20 Sep 2010
A 15-year-old girl at the centre of a major sex crimes trial was accused today of lying in a police interview.
By Michael Upton on Mon 20 Sep 2010
A BURGLAR who got drunk and stole cherished medals and cigarette lighters from the home of two elderly brothers has had his sentence halved by top judges.
By Phil Turner on Thu 16 Sep 2010
A TEENAGE girl was forced to have sex under threat of being killed, a jury heard.
By Phil Turner on Wed 15 Sep 2010
TEENAGE girls as young as 13 were sexually abused by eight men over several months, a jury heard.
By Phil Turner on Tue 14 Sep 2010
The men, seven of whom are from Rotherham, are accused of 23 offences between them, including rape, sexual activity with a child and inciting a child to indulge in sexual activity.
By Gareth Dennison on Tue 14 Sep 2010
A SUSPECTED arsonist has appeared in court charged with attempted murder after a flat fire which left a man with severe burns.
By Michael Upton on Mon 13 Sep 2010
THE trial of eight men charged with serious sexual offences against four girls aged 13 to 17 in the Rotherham area is due to start this morning.
By Phil Turner on Fri 03 Sep 2010
A 27-year-old man charged with attempted murder after a stabbing incident in Rotherham town centre on Wednesday has had his case committed to Sheffield Crown Court.