Man charged with murder of Sheffield teenager

Feb 26, 2024

A man has been charged with murder as part of the ongoing investigation into the fatal shooting of a 19-year-old Sheffield dad-of-two. Jake Brown, 22, from Sheffield, was arrested on 23 February in connection with the murder of Kevin Pokuta. Brown has since been...

Police warn against £20 fake note scam

Mar 8, 2022

Police have issued a warning against counterfeit cash scams, as the number of fake notes in circulation increases. South Yorkshire police have released a statement to urge people and businesses to check any notes they receive, as a number of fake £20 notes have been...

Unclaimed bikes donated to complex needs charitable trust

Apr 26, 2021

Stolen bikes have been given a new lease of life as they're gifted to complex need youths, who will use them to learn valuable life skills. Eleven unclaimed bikes that have been recovered by police across Sheffield have been donated to a local charitable trust, Ruskin...

Rotherham men stabbed in gang attack

Mar 24, 2021

Two men suffered serious injuries after being assaulted by a group of six men in Rotherham who were armed with weapons. Ilyas Khan, 47, and Ishtiaq Khan, 44, were set upon by six men, who were armed with bats and knives in Marlowe Road, Rotherham on Sunday February...

Four arrested after Sheffield shooting

Mar 3, 2021

Four men have been arrested after a shooting in Sheffield on Monday. Emergency services were called to Cowley Gardens at around 11.20pm following reports two men were injured. Two men, aged 25 and 26, were taken to hospital after being found with suspected gunshot...