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Spate of break-ins reported in Crosspool

Over recent days there have been reports from Crosspool residents of various break-ins in the neighbourhood. Ringstead Crescent seems to be one of the targeted streets, with a bicycle, power tools and alcohol all stolen. Be vigilant – and if … Continue reading

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Your views on neighbournood policing wanted

South Yorkshire Police are asking Crosspool residents to fill in this survey to help develop their neighbourhood policing and improve the service they provide. Take the South Yorkshire Police survey

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Police appeal following Crosspool collision

Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision involving a pedestrian and a black Vauxhall Astra on Selborne Road around 9:50am on Thursday. The pedestrian, an elderly woman, was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries. Anyone witnessing the collision is … Continue reading

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Police appeal: man suffers life-threatening injuries in Sandygate collision

A 34-year-old man is currently in hospital in a life threatening condition after the car he was travelling in crashed into a wall in Crosspool. At around 10.45pm last night (Sunday, 6 March), the man was driving a blue Ford … Continue reading

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Broomhill car fire causes delays

A car fire near the Manchester Road/Fulwood Road junction is causing delays for commuters this morning. A fire engine and police are in attendance, with the fire put out by 8.15am.

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Rubbish causes Crosspool armed response call out

An armed response unit was called out to Crosspool and District Youth Sports Trust (CDYST) on Coldwell Lane today. CDYST trustees explain: Much to the annoyance of its trustees and most people using the CDYST playing field on Coldwell Lane, the … Continue reading

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Local shops targeted in mobile phone theft

A mobile phone was stolen from Bamforths greengrocer last month as thieves targeted Crosspool shops. On Thursday 7 August two men were seen acting suspiciously as they visited the precinct shops and distracted owners. An iPhone was stolen from Bamforths. … Continue reading

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House fire on Cardoness Road

A fire at a house on Cardoness Road was reported around 6.40pm last night and subsequently dealt with by the fire service. There was one minor casualty, with a woman in her 50s treated for minor smoke inhalation but she … Continue reading

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Bogus workman targets Crosspool

An elderly Crosspool woman had her purse stolen by a man posing as a workman on Thursday. The man arrived at her address at around 11.40am, saying he needed to check the water pressure. He asked the pensioner for a … Continue reading

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Councillor raises concerns over local policing provision with commissioner

One of our councillors, Geoff Smith, has written to Shaun Wright, South Yorkshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner after concerns over the future of policing in Crosspool were raised at last week’s Crosspool Open Meeting. Residents voiced concern following the news … Continue reading

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