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Sheffield man accused of child prostitution offences cries himself to sleep over false allegations, court told

A Sheffield man accused of prostituting young girls for his own gain, cries himself to sleep at night over the allegations, a court heard.

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Sean Salvin pictured with his dad Craig

'Opportunities missed' to act on warnings about flood prone Sheffield road prior to horror crash

'Opportunities were missed' to act on warnings about a Sheffield road prone to flooding prior to a horror crash that saw a 20-year-old man fatally career into a tree, a coroner has ruled.

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Burglar jailed for 12 years for attacking victim with spade during raid

A burglar has been jailed for 12 years for attacking a man with a spade during a break-in.

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Jonathan McGregor has been sentenced to 24 years in prison, with an extended five year license period

Elderly Sheffield man shot in stomach at home left with 50 per cent chance of survival

A 'gang leader' who shot an elderly Sheffield man in the stomach with a sawn-off shot gun during a botched home robbery attempt has been jailed for 24-years.

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CPS Yorkshire and Humberside partnership working has improved victim and witness care, inspectors find

CPS Yorkshire and Humberside is a well-managed Area which provides a good level of service although some aspects of casework need to improve, a recent inspection found.

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Irvin Dunn  outside Sheffield Crown Court.

Jailed crook stashed booze and fags in Doncaster barn in £1m crime racket

A crook who stashed hundreds of litres of illegal booze in a barn near Doncaster has been ordered to pay back just £3,000 of his £1million trade.

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South Yorkshire woman retires after 25 years in the police cells

Dr Alan Billings paid a visit to the home of 94-year-old Vera Miles recently to mark her retirement after 25-years as an Independent Custody Visitor (ICV).

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A Doncaster couple, who set up a 'professional and sophisticated' cannabis farm  for 'medical reasons' with the potential to produce 100,000 of the class B drug annually, have been spared jail.

Doncaster couple who set up £100k cannabis farm for 'medical reasons' spared jail

A Doncaster couple, who set up a 'professional and sophisticated' cannabis farm for 'medical reasons' with the potential to produce £100,000 of the class B drug annually, have been spared jail.

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Amanda Spencer (left), 25, allegedly pimped out Girl A to Taleb Bapir, 38, who is accused of raping her at his property in Vernon Street, Neepsend when she refused to have sex with him

Man denies raping girl, 15, allegedly pimped out by Sheffield child sex ring leader

A man accused of raping a 15-year-old girl allegedly pimped out to him by a Sheffield child sex ring leader has denied ever meeting either party.

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MURDER: Fourth person arrested in connection with fatal Sheffield shooting

A 57-year-old woman has become the fourth person to be arrested in connection with the murder of a man gunned down on a Sheffield street.

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Stop and searches have fallen by 44 per cent in South Yorkshire

South Yorkshire Police stop and searches fall by 44 per cent

You're 340 per cent more likely to be stopped and searched by police if you're black or Asian in South Yorkshire.

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University staff targeted with bogus pay rise scams

University staff targeted with bogus pay rise scams

University staff are being urged to take extra precaution with their online security after university staff reported bogus pay rise emails.

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AROUND THE COURTS: Convictions from Doncaster, Sheffield and Barnsley magistrates’ courts

The following were convicted at Doncaster, Sheffield and Barnsley magistrates’ courts.

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The jailed gang members: Simon Evans (centre), of Handsworth, Bradley Ellis (top left), of Swallownest, Darren Keeton (middle left), of Manor, Aaron Wood, Peter Houghton (bottom left) Arbourthorne, (top right), of Arbourthorne, Gavin Critchley (middle right), of Waterthorpe, and Andrew Roberts (bottom right) of Middlewood

FIRST PICTURES: These are the members of a Sheffield chop shop gang jailed for stealing cars and stripping them down for parts

These are the faces of a Sheffield chop shop gang who stole Land Rover and vehicle parts across South Yorkshire and north Derbyshire.

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Irvin Dunn and Wayne Dunn outside Sheffield Crown Court.

Sheffield crook involved in £1m illegal booze and fags op ordered to pay back £3k

A Sheffield crook who orchestrated a £1m illegal cigarette, tobacco and alcohol business from his prison cell has been ordered to pay back just £3,000 after a financial investigation revealed him to have minimal assets.

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Police want to trace the quad bikers in this picture

Police launch hunt for quad bikers over South Yorkshire crime wave

Police investigating a series of reports of antisocial behaviour, criminal damage and assaults carried out in South Yorkshire last weekend have released CCTV images of quad bike riders they would like to trace.

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Shane Whiteley, 29

Girl, 15, pimped out and physically abused in Sheffield flat

A Sheffield man accused of pimping out and physically abusing a teenage girl branded his alleged victim a ‘liar’ and a ‘silly little girl’ in police interview, a court heard.

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A Sheffield teenager pushed to self-harm and suicide attempts after being sexually assaulted as a young girl, bravely faced her attacker in court to see him being sent to prison.

Sheffield child abuse survivor faces attacker in court

A Sheffield teenager pushed to self-harm and suicide attempts after being sexually assaulted as a young girl, bravely faced her attacker in court to see him being sent to prison.

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Vile Doncaster paedophile jailed for raping young teenager who fell pregnant

A vile Doncaster paedophile is today behind bars after he raped a teenager who then fell pregnant with his child.

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Jackie Perry with a picture of her dad Tommy Ward

Daughter of murdered South Yorkshire pensioner Tommy Ward issues emotional appeal one year on after his death

The heartbroken daughter of murdered South Yorkshire pensioner Tommy Ward has today issued an emotional appeal on the anniversary of his death.
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