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Three men hunted over Wickersley kidnapping by 'fake police officer' and bungled Stag bank raid

Three men hunted over Wickersley kidnapping by 'fake police officer' and bungled Stag bank raid

Wed 22 Nov 2017

A ROBBER posing as a police officer kidnapped a woman and her young child before trying to hold up a bank.

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  • Three more arrested in Laura Wilson murder probe

    Three more arrested in Laura Wilson murder probe

    By Phil Turner on Thu 14 Oct 2010

    THREE more murder suspects have been arrested as the body of teenage mum Laura Wilson found dead in a Rotherham canal on Tuesday was formally identified today.

  • Sex case accused denies abuse claims

    Sex case accused denies abuse claims

    By Michael Upton on Thu 14 Oct 2010

    A takeaway delivery driver among eight men accused of 23 sex offences against teenage girls has denied abusing two alleged victims.

  • Thieves escape with club's rescue boat

    Thieves escape with club's rescue boat

    By Michael Upton on Tue 12 Oct 2010

    SAILORS have been left high and dry after their rescue boat was stolen.

  • Hunt for woman witness in attack mystery

    Hunt for woman witness in attack mystery

    By Michael Upton on Mon 11 Oct 2010

    POLICE are trying to track down a woman who may be able to provide vital evidence in connection to an assault on a 12-year-old boy.

  • Blundering biker stuck in a bog

    Blundering biker stuck in a bog

    By Gareth Dennison on Fri 08 Oct 2010

    A youth riding his motor-bike got stuck in the mud - and needed three fire crews, a police team, ambulance and a tractor to be rescued.

  • Police rapped over treatment of injured prisoner

    Police rapped over treatment of injured prisoner

    By Michael Upton on Thu 07 Oct 2010

    An Independent inquiry has concluded that "serious errors" were made by police officers when dealing with a Rotherham man who had sustained a serious head injury.

  • Pub blitz on under-age drinkers

    Pub blitz on under-age drinkers

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 05 Oct 2010

    PUBS in Wombwell have adopted the Challenge 21 policy to cut down on underage drinkers.

  • Rotherham cold-case cops reach milestone

    Rotherham cold-case cops reach milestone

    By Phil Turner on Tue 05 Oct 2010

    A SMALL team of Rotherham-based police investigators set up in 2007 to crack unsolved serious crime has notched up more than 100 years worth of prison sentences.

  • Rapist locked up 29 years on

    Rapist locked up 29 years on

    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.

  • Police use taser to arrest man as flat trashed

    Police use taser to arrest man as flat trashed

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 05 Oct 2010

    SHOCKED neighbours heard violent scenes unfolding as a man trashed his own flat before being restrained by police using a tase

  • Mayor opens new Dearne Fire station

    Mayor opens new Dearne Fire station

    By Phil Turner on Mon 04 Oct 2010

    ROTHERHAM’S newest fire station has been formally opened in a special ceremony.

  • Wind farm halted by security breach

    Wind farm halted by security breach

    By Admin on Fri 01 Oct 2010

    ELECTRICITY generation at the borough’s first wind farm has been stalled amid a security and health and safety scare.

  • Community Crime Fighters rewarded

    Community Crime Fighters rewarded

    By Gareth Dennison on Fri 01 Oct 2010

    VOLUNTEERS who serve as Community Crime Fighters have seen their continuing efforts rewarded.

  • Youngster fights off balaclava-wearing attacker

    Youngster fights off balaclava-wearing attacker

    By Naumaan Farooq on Thu 30 Sep 2010

    A 13-year-old girl managed to fend off an attacker who grabbed her as she rode on her pedal bike on Monday evening.

  • Hunt for petrol station robbers

    Hunt for petrol station robbers

    By Naumaan Farooq on Thu 30 Sep 2010

    POLICE are appealing for information after a robbery at the Total Service Station on Doncaster Road, Conisbrough.