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Heartless scammers target the live stream of Alasdair Rhind’s funeral service today

Heartless scammers target the live stream of Alasdair Rhind’s funeral service today

Heartless scammers target the live stream of Alasdair Rhind’s funeral service today

12 April 2024

The alarm was raised by a councillor concerned mourners could be taken in by fraud.


Theft and violence costing retailers hundreds of thousands of pounds per year, new survey claims

Theft and violence costing retailers hundreds of thousands of pounds per year, new survey claims

Theft and violence costing retailers hundreds of thousands of pounds per year, new survey claims

12 April 2024

NEW figures lay bare the true cost of crime to the high-street in the face of an alarming rise in theft and violence.


New £209 million Highland prison moves a step closer as construction contract signed

New £209 million Highland prison moves a step closer as construction contract signed

New £209 million Highland prison moves a step closer as construction contract signed

09 April 2024

The building of a new £209 million Highland prison that will increase custody capacity and attract significant investment has moved a step closer.


Highland motorists reminded of importance of speed limits

Highland motorists reminded of importance of speed limits

Highland motorists reminded of importance of speed limits

15 March 2024

Police Scotland’s first national campaign of the year is about to commence with the focus on speed limits.


Scam callers targetting NHS patients in the Highlands

Scam callers targetting NHS patients in the Highlands

Scam callers targetting NHS patients in the Highlands

04 March 2024

NHS Highland has advised people to beware after learning that fraudsters have been targetting patients who use the region's Telecare service.


Break-in at popular Ross-shire inn sparks police appeal

Break-in at popular Ross-shire inn sparks police appeal

Break-in at popular Ross-shire inn sparks police appeal

22 February 2024

The Shandwick Inn near Kildary was targeted sometime between 10pm on Sunday and 10am on Monday.


LISTEN: Highest number of drug driving offences over the festive season recorded in the Highlands

LISTEN: Highest number of drug driving offences over the festive season recorded in the Highlands

LISTEN: Highest number of drug driving offences over the festive season recorded in the Highlands

24 January 2024

A new police report shows that the Highlands recorded the highest number of drug driving offences across Scotland in December.


Highland cop facing sexual offence charges

Highland cop facing sexual offence charges

Highland cop facing sexual offence charges

18 January 2024

A Highland police officer has been arrested and charged in connection with sexual offences.


Hollywood exec denied knowing bogus actress who worked with Beauly mum to con family out of £35k

Hollywood exec denied knowing bogus actress who worked with Beauly mum to con family out of £35k

Hollywood exec denied knowing bogus actress who worked with Beauly mum to con family out of £35k

17 January 2024

Accused said: "I just lost my mind. I just want to pay them back."


Inverness gangland boss made more than £767k from life of crime

Inverness gangland boss made more than £767k from life of crime

Inverness gangland boss made more than £767k from life of crime

15 January 2024

But he only has £10,040.39 available to hand over to the authorities at this point in time.


£15,000 cannabis haul seized in Highlands thanks to police sniffer dog Chief

£15,000 cannabis haul seized in Highlands thanks to police sniffer dog Chief

£15,000 cannabis haul seized in Highlands thanks to police sniffer dog Chief

14 January 2024

Chief has helped officers remove £15,000 worth of cannabis from region's streets


Council appeal for information after theft of snow poles in Sutherland

Council appeal for information after theft of snow poles in Sutherland

Council appeal for information after theft of snow poles in Sutherland

12 January 2024

12 snow poles have been cut off to near ground level on the A838.


Ardgay man who tested positive for cannabis banned from driving after ignoring road closure

Ardgay man who tested positive for cannabis banned from driving after ignoring road closure

Ardgay man who tested positive for cannabis banned from driving after ignoring road closure

12 January 2024

The man was fined and banned from driving for one year.


Drug dealer turf war blamed for violence in the Highlands

Drug dealer turf war blamed for violence in the Highlands

Drug dealer turf war blamed for violence in the Highlands

29 December 2023

'What we are seeing playing out is...an internal power struggle between drug dealers, which is showing itself in a number of violent episodes.'


Scammers targetting Highland residents, warn Police Scotland

Scammers targetting Highland residents, warn Police Scotland

Scammers targetting Highland residents, warn Police Scotland

14 December 2023

Police have urged Highland residents to be on the alert after the force received reports from locals who had received scam callers.


Vacant Lairg police station to be sold off under wider Scotland plans

Vacant Lairg police station to be sold off under wider Scotland plans

Vacant Lairg police station to be sold off under wider Scotland plans

14 December 2023

Lairg's mothballed police station, which has been empty for several years, is to be permanently axed and sold off, the force has announced.


Police make 30 drink and drug driving arrests in first fortnight of festive clampdown

Police make 30 drink and drug driving arrests in first fortnight of festive clampdown

Police make 30 drink and drug driving arrests in first fortnight of festive clampdown

14 December 2023

A festive drink and drug driving clampdown by Highland police has led to 30 arrests in the first fortnight of December.


Police hunt 4 "darkly-clothed" males who attacked man in Tain

Police hunt 4 "darkly-clothed" males who attacked man in Tain

Police hunt 4 "darkly-clothed" males who attacked man in Tain

14 December 2023

Police are hunting four "darkly-clothed" males who attacked a man in Tain.


Highlands 'one of Scotland's worst drink-drive hotspots'

Highlands 'one of Scotland's worst drink-drive hotspots'

Highlands 'one of Scotland's worst drink-drive hotspots'

03 December 2023

The Highlands is one of Scotland's worst hot-spots for drink-driving, new data has revealed as police gear up for their annual festive crackdown.


Sutherland residents warned of rogue traders in the region

Sutherland residents warned of rogue traders in the region

Sutherland residents warned of rogue traders in the region

25 November 2023

Police are urging members of the public to be vigilant as a group of scammers have been reported to be operating in Ross-shire and Sutherland.


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