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  • Hunt for missing Greasbrough man

    Hunt for missing Greasbrough man

    By Michael Upton on Fri 29 Oct 2010

    The family of a missing man have appealed for him to get in touch.

  • Two charged over Laura Wilson murder

    Two charged over Laura Wilson murder

    By Phil Turner on Thu 28 Oct 2010

    TWO people have been charged with the murder of teenage mum Laura Wilson.

  • Drug seizures on the rise

    Drug seizures on the rise

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 28 Oct 2010

    Controlled drug seizures in South Yorkshire went up by almost a fifth this year, Home Office figures reveal.

  • Appeal after smash and grab raid

    Appeal after smash and grab raid

    By Tom Sharpe on Wed 27 Oct 2010

    Thieves made off with around £10,000 worth of stock and valuables in a smash and grab raid on a fashion boutique.

  • Fifth man bailed in murder probe

    Fifth man bailed in murder probe

    By Phil Turner on Tue 26 Oct 2010

    Detectives have bailed a fifth person who was arrested as part of their murder investigation into the death of 17-year-old Rotherham mum Laura Wilson.

  • M1 incident leaves woman with serious head injuries

    M1 incident leaves woman with serious head injuries

    By Amy Westby on Tue 26 Oct 2010

    A WOMAN suffered serious head injuries after the car she was driving veered across three lanes of the M1 and into a field.

  • Police appeal over mobility scooter death

    Police appeal over mobility scooter death

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 26 Oct 2010

    POLICE have appealed for information after a pensioner died when his mobility scooter collided with a car.

  • Fifth arrest in canal murder investigation

    Fifth arrest in canal murder investigation

    By Amy Westby on Fri 22 Oct 2010

    Detectives have now arrested a fifth person as part of their ongoing murder investigation into the death of 17-year-old Rotherham mum Laura Wilson.

  • 'Lots of leads' in hunt for Laura's killer - police

    'Lots of leads' in hunt for Laura's killer - police

    By Phil Turner on Fri 22 Oct 2010

    POLICE will carry out a major operation tomorrow in an attempt to bring the killer of young mum Laura Wilson to justice.

  • Crime down again, but police warn over cuts

    Crime down again, but police warn over cuts

    By Phil Turner on Thu 21 Oct 2010

    CRIME has fallen again in South Yorkshire but the county’s top cop has warned that spending cuts may scupper reductions in future.

  • Firebugs set disability scooter alight

    Firebugs set disability scooter alight

    By Gareth Dennison on Thu 21 Oct 2010

    A DISABILITY scooter was deliberately set on fire in the early hours of Thursday.

  • Sex case girl 'a liar,' court told

    Sex case girl 'a liar,' court told

    By Phil Turner on Wed 20 Oct 2010

    A LAWYER has accused a teenage girl who was allegedly sexually abused by several men of being a “self-confessed liar.”

  • MacShane on attack over sex slaves

    MacShane on attack over sex slaves

    By Phil Turner on Wed 20 Oct 2010

    THE Government has been accused to betraying the “spirit of William Wilberforce” with its refusal to support common European action against sex slave trafficking.

  • Police warn over 'iSpud' con

    Police warn over 'iSpud' con

    By Gareth Dennison on Wed 20 Oct 2010

    STREET dealers are taking cash for laptops and iPhones—but handing over bags full of books or potatoes.

  • Teenager 'serious' after roof plunge

    Teenager 'serious' after roof plunge

    By Gareth Dennison on Tue 19 Oct 2010

    A TEENAGE boy was knocked unconscious after falling onto from a ledge while climbing around a disused car park.