NARPO South Yorkshire Branches welcomes all retired police officers.
We are a part of the National NARPO which represents retired police officers of all ranks and police widows, widowers and partners of former police officers.
We offer a range of services to members including advice on pensions and other issues affecting the welfare of our members.
NARPO is the only Association which looks after the interests of retired police officers and lobbies on their behalf with Government and other organisations.
South Yorkshire has four independent branches - Sheffield, Doncaster, Barnsley & Rotherham - each run by members elected to their posts. The branches have varying levels of activity but all take the welfare of their members very seriously and will be there for members when they need that little bit of help.
Retirement can be the best part of life but we all need a little assistance as we grow older. Who better to turn to than someone who is part of the Police family. It is family we joined many years ago and NARPO is a very important part of that family.
Former PC 267 John Barrie Clay, 85 years, passed away suddenly on 13 January 2020. Barrie spent most of his service at West Bar police station, where he was well known in the control room. Funeral details will be circulated when known.
Former colleague Richard Holmes (known as Dick), 99 years passed away om Wednesday 15 January 2020 at the home where he has lived for a number of years. He retired around 1989 moving with his late wife Marjorie to Bridlington previously having worked Doncaster area latterly Traffic Division. There are no funeral details as yet and will be circulated when known.
Former Inspector Kenneth Kidd (Ken), aged 90 years passes away on Monday 6 January 2020 in Doncaster Hospital. He worked around Doncaster District at various times. Ken's funeral will take place at 1.40pm Monday 3 February 2020 at Rosehill Crematorium. Family flowers only with Donations to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance a plate will be at the crematorium. Afterwards will be announced at the funeral.
Former sergeant John Howard Rickett, 90 years passed away on Friday 3 January 2020 having been ill for some time. John re tired as Sergeant at Adwick around 1985 having worked West Yorkshire area, Barnsley and Doncaster. John's funeral will take place at 9.40 am Wednesday 29 January 2020 at Rosehill Crematorium Doncaster. Afterwards at the Eagle and Child, Auckley. all are welcome to join family.