Sheffield teenager fined for threatening police officers

A Sheffield teenager who 'threatened and obstructed' police officers and PCSOs in a Sheffield suburb has been fined.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 07 February, 2018, 09:31
A Darnall teenager was found guilty of threatening and obstructing police officers and PCSOs

The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was landed with a bill for £715 after being fined for his behaviour and ordered to pay costs.

He was sentenced at Sheffield Crown Court this week after being arrested in Darnall in March, last year.

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South Yorkshire Police officers took a photograph of the youth in action just before he was arrested and published it today, with his face blanked out.

A force spokesman said: "A Darnall youth arrested in March who threatened and obstructed PCSOs and officers was found guilty and landed with £715 fine and costs. We won't tolerate such behaviour."