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Doncaster man sentenced to hospital order after setting family home on fire

A mentally-ill Doncaster man who set fire to his family home while his mother and younger siblings were inside has been made the subject of a hospital order.

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A Doncaster woman has been found guilty of claiming thousands of pounds in benefits, while she owned two properties with a combined value of 175,000.

Doncaster woman found guilty of claiming thousands of pounds in benefits while owning two houses worth £175k

A Doncaster woman has been found guilty of claiming thousands of pounds in benefits, while she owned two properties with a combined value of £175,000.

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Two men have been charged with the murder of Aseel Al-Essaie who was shot dead outside his Upperthorpe home in February this year

Men accused of murdering Sheffield man Aseel Al-Essaie brought before court

Two men accused of murdering 23-year-old Sheffield man Aseel Al-Essaie outside his home in broad daylight have been brought before the courts.
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The black Ferrari after coming off the M1 in South Yorkshire. Picture: SYP Ops

Ferrari crashes and bursts into flames on M1 in South Yorkshire

A driver of this costly Ferrari had a lucky escape after coming off the M1 in South Yorkshire.
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A South Yorkshire woman has been given a suspended prison sentence for beating her seven-year-old stepson with a wooden stick when he refused to eat his breakfast.

South Yorkshire mum who beat stepson with stick for refusing to eat breakfast avoids jail

A South Yorkshire woman has been given a suspended prison sentence for beating her seven-year-old stepson with a wooden stick when he refused to eat his breakfast.
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Criminal prosecutions are to take place over the Hillsborough disaster

Three trials planned in Hillsborough disaster prosecutions of six men

Three separate trials are planned for the six men facing charges in connection with the Hillsborough disaster, the Crown Prosecution Service has announced.

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Aseel Al-Essaie

Two men charged with murder of Sheffield man Aseel Al-Essaie

Two men have today been charged with the murder of Sheffield man Aseel Al-Essaie.
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Can you help police find Bethany Stoakes, 16, who was reported missing yesterday.

Public urged to help find missing Doncaster girl

Members of the public are being asked to help Doncaster police locate a missing 16-year-old girl, who was reported missing yesterday.

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A Sheffield pensioner who participated in the D-Day landings was left so poor he couldn't afford to replace his broken bed.

Sheffield D-Day veteran, 96, has life savings stolen by fraudsters

A 96-year-old D-Day hero from Yorkshire has revealed how he has been able to rebuild his life after having his life savings stolen by criminals. Chris Burn reports.

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Spit hoods are to be introduced by South Yorkshire Police

Police and crime commissioner believes spit guards will rarely be used in South Yorkshire

The region's police and crime commissioner believes the controversial spit guards set to be introduced by police in South Yorkshire will not be used often.

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Dangerous rapist who followed student after she celebrated birthday night out in Sheffield is jailed

A dangerous rapist who followed and attacked a young student after she had celebrated her birthday during a night out in Sheffield has been jailed for eight years.

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Police respond to stolen car, burglary and thefts of handbag and tools on Sheffield estates

Police have responded to a series of crimes during a busy shift on various Sheffield estates.

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Police launch search for pair after man is racially abused at South Yorkshire train station

Police have launched a search for two people following an 'unprovoked racially aggravated assault' at Rotherham Central railway station.

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The plant police discovered following a raid. Picture: SYP Sheffield

Police uncover 'world's smallest cannabis plant' after raid in Sheffield

Police have uncovered the 'world's smallest cannabis plant' after a raid in Sheffield.

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The IPCC are now investigating the incident. Picture: Glenn Ashley/The Star

Independent Police Complaints Commission launch investigation into Sheffield crash

An independent watchdog has launched an investigation after a pedestrian was seriously injured following a police chase.

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A 32-year-old man Sheffield, who admitted to having hundreds of illegal pornographic images including ones depicting bestiality and a six-month-old baby being abused, has avoided jail.

Sheffield man in possession of baby sex abuse pornography and bestiality images avoids jail

A 32-year-old man Sheffield, who admitted to possessing hundreds of illegal pornographic images including ones depicting bestiality and a six-month-old baby being abused, has avoided jail.
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JAILED: Christopher Parramore

'Prolific offender' jailed for string of theft, shoplifting and motoring offences

A Sheffield man has been jailed for a string of offences including theft, shoplifting and motoring offences.

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Spits hoods are to be introduced by South Yorkshire Police

Spit guards to be introduced by South Yorkshire Police

Controversial spit guards are to be used by South Yorkshire Police next year to reduce the number of attacks on officers.
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JAILED: Ashley Godber

Man jailed after number of thefts from cars on Sheffield estate

A man has been locked up after committing a series of thefts from cars on a Sheffield estate inside 24 hours.

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A Doncaster man who harassed his former partner and verbally abused her in front of their young son has escaped a prison sentence.

Doncaster man given community order for harassing former partner

A Doncaster man who harassed his former partner and verbally abused her in front of their young son has escaped a prison sentence.

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