Officers working on the initiative to tackle burglaries across Sheffield have charged five individuals this week with offences.
Lee Whomersley, 43, from the Dronfield area, was charged with two counts of burglary. He appeared before court on Tuesday 5 February and was remanded in custody to appear before Sheffield Crown Court on Tuesday 5 March.
Florin Rusin, 30, of the Darnall area, was charged with burglary. He is already on remand charged with other offences of burglary and will appear before Sheffield Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday 5 March via video link.
Reardon Cronin, 18, from Mosborough, was charged with burglary and remanded in custody. He will next appear before the courts on Monday 4 March.
A 47-year-old man, Jason White, from the Burngreave area, was charged with one count of burglary. He appeared before Sheffield Magistrates’ Court today (Friday 8 February).
In addition, a 17-year-old juvenile from the Mosborough area, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was charged with one count of burglary and appeared before the Sheffield Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday 5 February and was bailed to attend Sheffield Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday 20 February.
The charges relate to alleged burglary offences committed in Sheffield in the last few months.
Temporary Detective Sergeant Jim Dyson said: “Our detectives continue to work relentlessly to investigate reported burglaries in Sheffield, because we know it’s a crime that really affects our local communities.
“We are absolutely committed to identifying individuals we believe to be involved in this type of criminality and I’d urge the public to contact police if they have any concerns or information about individuals suspected of committing burglaries.”
You can report information to the police via 101, or anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.