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Jail for paedophile who befriended vulnerable Doncaster mums in 'order to gain access to their young children'

A convicted paedophile, who befriended vulnerable Doncaster mums in 'order to gain access to their young children,' has been put back behind bars for breaching the terms of his sexual offences prevention order.
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Police have changed their patrols to deal with gangs of teenagers in Doncaster town centre

Teen girl gang facing crackdown by police over anti-social behaviour in Doncaster town centre

A crackdown on gangs of nuisance teenagers causing havoc in Doncaster town centre is underway after complaints from the public.
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Mitchell Kemp, 19, was jailed for two years, nine months during a hearing held at Sheffield Crown Court yesterday

Teen jailed for dragging man into Doncaster underpass and robbing him

A teenager has been jailed for dragging a man into a Doncaster underpass and robbing him of his phone and glasses.
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Bradley Onfroy (left) was today found guilty of murdering and robbing Jordan Hill, while Josie Hollis (right) pleaded guilty to manslaughter and robbery at an earlier hearing.

Man found guilty of stabbing Sheffield dad to death in his home

A man has been found guilty of stabbing a Sheffield dad to death in his home in a bid to steal £300 from him.

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Matthew Cohen, aged 29, Dale Gordon, 33 and Keil Bryan, 32, are alleged to have fatally shot Aseel Al-Essaie at point blank range as he sat alone in a Mercedes car parked on Daniel Hill, Upperthorpe, on February 18 last year.

Trio used 'Dirty Harry-style' gun to murder Sheffield man in drive-by shooting, court told

Three men shot dead a 23-year-old with a ‘Dirty Harry’ style gun in a drive-by shooting in broad daylight on a Sheffield street, a court heard.

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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.

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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Luke Cannon with mayor Ros Jones in 2009.

Doncaster Council booked disgraced sex offences teacher who opened new fish restaurant for concerts for Mayor and Queen

A disgraced teacher who pleaded guilty to sex offences involving children had previously been booked by Doncaster Council to play concerts for the mayor and representatives of The Queen, it has emerged.

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Police attend an address in Thorne to execute a warrant as part of Operation Sceptre. Picture: NDFP OpSceptre MC 1

Here are the terrifying weapons seized by police in Doncaster this week

Over 50 weapons have been seized by police so far in a crackdown on knife crime across Doncaster.

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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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Polskie Smaki, on Beckett Road, Doncaster

Shop selling cigarettes in Doncaster for £3.50 a pack has licence revoked

A Doncaster store has had its premises licence revoked after being caught selling illegal cigarettes.

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