Wed 10 Aug 2022
A CANNABIS farmer whose lawyer said he had become involved in producing drugs out of “naivety and immaturity” has been jailed for more than two years.
By Michael Upton on Fri 10 Jun 2022
A DOMESTIC abuse survivor has told how she thought “This is it — I’m going to die” as her raging boyfriend smothered her with a cushion and threatened to kill her, before stabbing her with a kitchen knife.
By Roland Sebestyen on Thu 09 Jun 2022
A VIOLENT man who killed a fellow patient at Rotherham Hospital after absconding to buy booze has been sentenced to eight years in prison.
By Chris Brayford on Thu 09 Jun 2022
TWO brothers have appeared in court charged with raping and sexually assaulting three teenage girls as young as 13.
By Michael Upton on Thu 09 Jun 2022
A SERIAL bicycle thief who targeted bikes across South Yorkshire and beyond has been jailed.
FIVE people were arrested after an early hours incident where a gun was allegedly spotted and a man was assaulted.
By Chris Brayford on Sat 04 Jun 2022
VANDALS attacking a gas pipe bent it so far it left residents fearing it could have caused “unimaginable damage” and a “massive explosion”.
By Jill Theobald on Wed 01 Jun 2022
ARSONISTS struck twice overnight in the borough as an abandoned TV and then a scooter were set alight.
A 23-YEAR-OLD man has been arrested in connection with a shooting in Edlington last week — bringing the total number of arrests to nine.
By Jill Theobald on Tue 31 May 2022
FIRE crews were called out five times overnight after arsonists set grass and rubbish alight — as well as a sofa and a discarded fridge.
THE managing director of a rat-infested takeaway — which had to close temporarily following a surprise inspection — was ordered to pay out more than £1,300 by magistrates.
By Jill Theobald on Mon 30 May 2022
OFFENDERS stole “high value clothing” after breaking into a sports store before their getaway vehicle collided with parked vehicles and they abandoned the van to flee the scene on foot.
OFFICERS in Rotherham are appealing for witnesses after a 20-year-old man received “sustained injuries” to his leg following a reported assault in a car park.
FOUR men and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of sexual offences following police raids.
Arsonists strike overnight with quad bike blaze
FIRE crews tackled a trio of vehicle blazes after arsonists struck over the weekend, and also dealt with an accidental shed fire.