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Man accidentally took cannabis with him on visit to South Yorkshire prison, court told

A 52-year-old man narrowly escaped being locked up himself, after he accidentally took cannabis with him on a visit to a South Yorkshire prison, a court heard.
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A Sheffield man, who embarked on a 'dangerous' police chase that saw him travel at almost double the speed limit in residential areas, has walked free from court

Suspended sentence for Sheffield man who embarked on dangerous police chase after having 'a lot to drink'

A Sheffield man, who embarked on a 'dangerous' police chase that saw him travel at almost double the speed limit in residential areas, has walked free from court.
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Peter Maher was jailed for 58 weeks during a hearing held at Sheffield Crown Court on February 20, 2018. Picture: South Yorkshire Police

Doncaster pensioner downloaded child pornography just weeks after completing sex offenders' treatment programme, court told

A Doncaster pensioner, who began downloading child pornography again just weeks after completing a sex offenders' treatment programme, has been jailed for over a year.
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Christopher Cumpsty

Doncaster man found dead at home was assaulted on three separate occasions in days running up to his death, inquest told

A Doncaster man found dead at his home had suffered blows to the head in three separate assaults carried out in the week running up to his death, an inquest heard.

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Police are urging Isle of Axholme residents to be on high alert, after two pensioners say they were conned into buying nearly 400 worth of fish from a rogue trader.

Police warn of Isle of Axholme fish scam

Police are urging Isle of Axholme residents to be on high alert, after two pensioners say they were conned into buying nearly £400 worth of fish from a rogue trader.

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District Judge Paul Heeley granted a closure notice at two flats in Eldon Court in Sheffield City Centre during a short hearing held at Sheffield Magistrates' Court this afternoon.

Closure notice granted at Sheffield Spice den after neighbours complained of users 'urinating and defecating' in street

A closure notice has been granted at a Sheffield Spice den, after neighbours complained of users defecating and urinating outside the property.

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Luke Cannon leaving Sheffield Crown Court on Monday

Doncaster Council 'not aware' of sex offences committed by disgraced teacher chosen to run their new £21k market stall

Doncaster Council say they were 'not aware' of the sex offences a teacher had committed against pupils at a South Yorkshire school when he was chosen to run their new £21,000 market stall.
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Hydes was sentenced to 42 months in prison, during a hearing at Sheffield Crown Court held this morning

Prolific Sheffield burglar is jailed for latest stealing spree

A prolific Sheffield burglar, who broke into houseboats and a university building during his latest stealing spree, has been put behind bars.

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A Doncaster man found with a stash of cannabis worth up to 16,000 has avoided prison.

Suspended sentence for Doncaster man found with cannabis stash worth up to £16k

A Doncaster man found with a stash of cannabis worth up to £16,000 has avoided prison.

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Charlie Flinders

South Yorkshire teenager walks free from court after admitting raping 12-year-old girl

A South Yorkshire teenager, who admitted raping a 12-year-old girl, has walked free from court.

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Luke Cannon (left) walked free from court yesterday, after he admitted to sending explicit pictures and videos of himself to two pupils at the South Yorkshire school he taught at

Doncaster man who sent sexually explicit videos to pupils at the South Yorkshire school he taught at walks free from court

A Doncaster man, who groomed two pupils at the South Yorkshire school he taught at before sending them sexually explicit videos and pictures of himself, has walked free from court.
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A 'despicable' Sheffield mum, who stole over 48,000 from her son's trust fund before he was able to inherit it, has been jailed for more than two years.

Jail for 'despicable' Sheffield mum who stole £48k from son's trust fund before he was able to inherit it

A 'despicable' Sheffield mum, who stole over £48,000 from her son's trust fund before he was able to inherit it, has been jailed for more than two years.
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Kelly Brewster with Demi Booth (L) and Hollie Booth (R)

Brave niece of Sheffield hero Kelly Brewster returns to Manchester to audition for Britain's Got Talent

A Sheffield teenager, whose aunt died shielding her during the Manchester Arena terrorist attack, returned to the city to audition for Britain's Got Talent.
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Several vehicles have been targeted by burglars across neighbouring areas of Sheffield, in a spate of thefts reported to have taken place within four hours of each other.

Several vehicles targeted by thieves in neighbouring areas of Sheffield

Several vehicles have been targeted by burglars across neighbouring areas of Sheffield, in a spate of thefts reported to have taken place within four hours of each other.

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Police officers seized this 'potentially dangerous' collection of knives from a property in Sheffield, after they received a tip-off from Sheffield City Council.

Collection of knives seized from Sheffield property

Police officers seized this 'potentially dangerous' collection of knives from a property in Sheffield, after they received a tip-off from Sheffield City Council.

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The warrant was executed at a property in Jarrett Street, Hyde Park on Tuesday, February 6.

Police seize 2kg of cannabis and 12 plants during raid on Doncaster home

Some 2kg of cannabis and 12 plants have been seized during a raid on a Doncaster home.

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Bevan Way, Chapeltown

Elderly Sheffield resident targeted in distraction burglary

Police are appealing for information after an elderly Sheffield resident was targeted by thieves in a distraction burglary.
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A new mobile fingerprint scanning system allows police to identify a potential suspect in under a minute at the scene of an incident, according to officers testing the technology.

New mobile fingerprint device will allow police to identify suspects in less than a minute

A new mobile fingerprint scanning system allows police to identify a potential suspect in under a minute at the scene of an incident, according to officers testing the technology.

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People believed the object was a flying saucer

Yorkshire UFO mystery solved 60 years after ‘flying saucer’ found on moors

Sixty years after a crash wreckage of what people thought was a small UFO was found on the moors, an answer to the mystery may have been found.

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Emily Hickey has now been found

Missing Sheffield woman found safe and well

A woman, who went missing from her Sheffield home two days ago, has now been found by police.
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