Police Issue Thousands in Fines Over Student Party in Sheffield

More than £34,000 worth of fines were issued after police raided a student party in Sheffield in the early hours of Thursday morning, February 4, South Yorkshire Police said.

Police said they arrived at Ranmoor Student Village at 1:13 am to find over 150 people partying inside a flat. Many ran from officers and security in an effort to avoid being caught, police said.

The party host was handed a £10,000 fixed penalty notice, and over 30 others were handed an £800 fine for breaching COVID restrictions, police said. Credit: South Yorkshire Police via Storyful