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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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  • Vandals damage 17 cars

    Vandals damage 17 cars

    By Michael Upton on Thu 16 Sep 2010

    YOBS damaged 17 cars during a spate of vandalism in Rotherham.

  • Wartime bomb found in Wath

    Wartime bomb found in Wath

    By Naumaan Farooq on Tue 14 Sep 2010

    BOMB disposal experts had to be called in after workmen dug up a wartime relic.

  • Suspected arsonist remanded in custody

    Suspected arsonist remanded in custody

    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.

  • Probe after soccer yobs smash team coach's window

    Probe after soccer yobs smash team coach's window

    By Naumaan Farooq on Tue 14 Sep 2010

    POLICE and Rotherham United officials are investigating after yobs hurled a pint glass through a window of Burton Albion’s coach after Saturday’s game against the Millers.

  • Couple's robbery horror

    Couple's robbery horror

    By Phil Turner on Fri 10 Sep 2010

    A £5,000 reward is being offered to catch masked robbers who snatched a £23,000 gold watch and diamond rings from a couple after lying in wait for them outside their home.

  • VIDEO: Campaigning former Eastender Brooke Kinsella visits Rotherham

    VIDEO: Campaigning former Eastender Brooke Kinsella visits Rotherham

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 09 Sep 2010

    ACTRESS Brooke Kinsella, whose teenage brother was fatally stabbed while, visited Rotherham on Wednesay to see how gun and knife crime is being tackled.

  • Woman arrested over outdoor sex romp

    Woman arrested over outdoor sex romp

    By Michael Upton on Thu 09 Sep 2010

    A WOMAN has been arrested for outraging public decency after alleging indulging in sexual acts outside a council building.

  • Award for crimebusting father and son

    Award for crimebusting father and son

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 09 Sep 2010

    A FATHER and son who chased and caught a bag snatcher in Rotherham town centre have been awarded police commendations

  • Mystery over police operation at Kilnhurst house

    Mystery over police operation at Kilnhurst house

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 09 Sep 2010

    POLICE spent more than ten hours at a house in Kilnhurst on Tuesday.

  • Eight-hour battle to control surgery blaze

    Eight-hour battle to control surgery blaze

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 06 Sep 2010

    FIREFIGHTERS tackled a major blaze at a disused doctor’s surgery in Edlington on Saturday.

  • Face of M18 crash victim

    Face of M18 crash victim

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 06 Sep 2010

    A STUDENT who was killed in a four-car motorway pile-up has been named as Jemma O’Sullivan.

  • Firebugs start massive hay blaze

    Firebugs start massive hay blaze

    By Phil Turner on Thu 02 Sep 2010

    FLAMES could be seen for miles around after arsonists set 200 bales of hay on fire at Ulley.

  • Stabbing attack: man faces attempted murder charge

    Stabbing attack: man faces attempted murder charge

    By Phil Turner on Thu 02 Sep 2010

    A 27-year-old man arrested after a stabbing incident in Rotherham town centre yesterday is being detained by police on suspicion of attempted murder.

  • Woman stabbed in town centre

    Woman stabbed in town centre

    By Phil Turner on Wed 01 Sep 2010

    A 25-year-old woman is in Rotherham General Hospital with stab wounds following an incident on Bridgegate, Rotherham at just after 1pm.

  • Readers help trap fugitive

    Readers help trap fugitive

    By Phil Turner on Tue 31 Aug 2010

    POLICE have thanked the public for their help in finding a wanted criminal after he was caught and returned to jail.