Whips confiscated from children in Sheffield suburb

Whips seized from children in Page Hall
Whips seized from children in Page Hall

Homemade whips have been confiscated from children in a Sheffield suburb.

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Whips seized in Page Hall

Whips seized in Page Hall

Officers from South Yorkshire Police seized a number of the whips from youngsters in Page Hall, having found some made with metal chains.

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The force said there had been ‘complaints from local residents’ although there is ‘no suggestion that they were intended as weapons’.

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Officers found children in Page Hall playing with whips

Officers found children in Page Hall playing with whips

 Officers believe they had been used as toys.