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BREAKING: Five years in jail for Sunnyside drink-driver who killed his friend

BREAKING: Five years in jail for Sunnyside drink-driver who killed his friend

Fri 22 Jan 2021

A MOTORIST who killed his friend while he was more than twice the drink-drive limit has been jailed for five years.

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  • Toll of violence in the home soars

    Toll of violence in the home soars

    By Dave Doyle on Fri 25 Nov 2011

    INCIDENTS of domestic abuse in Rotherham rose by almost a third in just one year, new statistics show.

  • Raiders escape with £100,000-worth of solar panels

    Raiders escape with £100,000-worth of solar panels

    By Phil Turner on Thu 24 Nov 2011

    A REWARD of £25,000 is being offered after 300 solar panels worth £100,000 were stolen from a Parkgate firm.

  • Credit card squad in Rotherham swoop

    Credit card squad in Rotherham swoop

    By Phil Turner on Wed 23 Nov 2011

    OFFICERS from a special police credit card fraud squad carried out a raid at premises in Rotherham today as part of an on-going nationwide investigation.

  • Lock up and keep thieves out, warn police

    Lock up and keep thieves out, warn police

    By Dave Doyle on Wed 23 Nov 2011

    POLICE are reminding Rotherham residents to keep doors and windows locked to prevent sneak-in burglaries during the dark autumn evenings.

  • Two held over garage break-ins

    Two held over garage break-ins

    By Dave Doyle on Thu 17 Nov 2011

    POLICE investigating a spate of garage burglaries in Swinton have arrested two men from Doncaster.

  • Man 'serious' after beating

    Man 'serious' after beating

    By Dave Doyle on Wed 16 Nov 2011

    POLICE are appealing for information about an assault in Mexborough which left one man with several fractured bones and a broken leg.

  • Would-be copper thieves set Crinoline House on fire

    Would-be copper thieves set Crinoline House on fire

    By Michael Upton on Wed 16 Nov 2011

    COUNCIL bosses are pledging to toughen up security measures at one of their former office blocks after it was targeted by thieves.

  • Death crash victim named

    Death crash victim named

    By Michael Upton on Tue 15 Nov 2011

    POLICE have named the woman who died in an accident in Harthill last week.

  • Woman dies in road accident

    Woman dies in road accident

    By Michael Upton on Mon 14 Nov 2011

    A WOMAN died after being involved in an accident outside a Rotherham church.

  • Ex-policeman jailed for £330m fraud

    Ex-policeman jailed for £330m fraud

    By Michael Upton on Fri 11 Nov 2011

    A former policeman has been jailed for ten years and three months for his part in an attempted £330 million VAT fraud—the largest of its kind in the UK.

  • Police bid to calm kidnap fears

    Police bid to calm kidnap fears

    By Phil Turner on Thu 10 Nov 2011

    POLICE have reassured parents after rumours spread about a number of attempted abductions.

  • Alert over serial flasher attacks

    Alert over serial flasher attacks

    By Phil Turner on Thu 10 Nov 2011

    POLICE have issued a warning to parents after a man exposed himself to four young schoolgirls at bus stops over several months.

  • Woman (86) seriously hurt in horror smash

    Woman (86) seriously hurt in horror smash

    By Phil Turner on Wed 09 Nov 2011

    AN ELDERLY woman is fighting for her life and another pensioner was injured after a crash at a crossroads near North Anston.

  • Road reopened after accident closure

    Road reopened after accident closure

    By Michael Upton on Tue 08 Nov 2011

    A road between Upper Haugh and West Melton has been re-opened after being closed following an accident.

  • Police launch non-emergency hotline

    Police launch non-emergency hotline

    By Gareth Dennison on Mon 07 Nov 2011

    POLICE in South Yorkshire have launched an easy-to-remember phone number for non-emergencies.