The Engagement and Communications Team lead on all of the Police and Crime Commissioner’s campaigns, engagement work and media enquiries.

South Yorkshire Police Media Enquiries

Please contact South Yorkshire Police for media enquiries relating to policing on 0114 252 3848 or 

South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Media Enquiries

Samantha Mawson is the Senior Communications Officer and all media enquiries should be directed to her in the first instance on 07833 483511 or 0114 296 4154 or email

Fiona Topliss is the Community Engagement and Communications Manager and can be contacted on 0114 296 4155 or 07468 472975 or

If there is no answer, leave a voicemail message and your enquiry will be dealt with as soon as possible.  If you have an urgent enquiry, please text to alert us as we may be in meetings.

Please note – there is no on-call media service for the Police and Crime Commissioner for evenings, weekends or Bank Holidays.  Any enquiries will be picked up on the first working day.

An out of office voicemail message will be added to the mobile numbers if we will not be picking up messages for more than one working day.

If you do not hear back from anyone and you enquiry is urgent, please call the office on 0114 296 4150 advising that you have a media enquiry.