7 notorious female criminals jailed for their crimes in South Yorkshire

Here are the details of some of the county’s most notorious female criminals.

In recent years, Sheffield Crown Court has brought a number of notorious female criminals to justice for heinous crimes including murder, unlawful wounding and facilitating child abuse.

In 2019, one violent woman was given a minimum sentence of 35 years - one of the longest ever handed down in Sheffield.

Most of the defendants included on this list are currently serving time in prison at His Majesty’s Pleasure.