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North Highland 'murder suicide' woman named locally – witness reports strange behaviour

North Highland 'murder suicide' woman named locally – witness reports strange behaviour

North Highland 'murder suicide' woman named locally – witness reports strange behaviour

06 July 2023

The woman whose body was recovered after the murder-suicide at Keiss has been named locally as Caroline Copland.


Condolences from council leader after north Highland 'murder-suicide'

Condolences from council leader after north Highland 'murder-suicide'

Condolences from council leader after north Highland 'murder-suicide'

04 July 2023

The Keiss 'murder-suicide' on Sunday afternoon has come as a shock to the entire Caithness community, according to the leader of Highland Council.


Woman's body found on Keiss Castle grounds after murder in nearby Highland village

Woman's body found on Keiss Castle grounds after murder in nearby Highland village

Woman's body found on Keiss Castle grounds after murder in nearby Highland village

03 July 2023

A 74-year-old man was murdered at Keiss in Caithness on Sunday afternoon (July 3) and a woman linked to the incident was later found dead nearby.


Shocking catalogue of driving offences on Ross-shire and Sutherland roads over weekend

Shocking catalogue of driving offences on Ross-shire and Sutherland roads over weekend

Shocking catalogue of driving offences on Ross-shire and Sutherland roads over weekend

12 June 2023

'I urge drivers to think about not only themselves but others who are using the road network too.'


Nicola Sturgeon is arrested by police investigating SNP finances

Nicola Sturgeon is arrested by police investigating SNP finances

Nicola Sturgeon is arrested by police investigating SNP finances

11 June 2023

The former First Minister is the third top SNP figure arrested in connection with party finances


29-year-old man charged with 24 counts of vandalism to vehicles in Ross-shire village

29-year-old man charged with 24 counts of vandalism to vehicles in Ross-shire village

29-year-old man charged with 24 counts of vandalism to vehicles in Ross-shire village

06 June 2023

A 29-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with a series of 24 counts of vandalism to vehicles in Ullapool.


Don't do it! Adults warned of criminal risks of buying alcohol for under 18s

Don't do it! Adults warned of criminal risks of buying alcohol for under 18s

Don't do it! Adults warned of criminal risks of buying alcohol for under 18s

05 June 2023

A CRACKDOWN on underage alcohol consumption is setting its sights on the adults who illegally buy the drinks for them.


Two charged over housebreakings and thefts in Sutherland, Ross-shire and Orkney

Two charged over housebreakings and thefts in Sutherland, Ross-shire and Orkney

Two charged over housebreakings and thefts in Sutherland, Ross-shire and Orkney

28 May 2023

A man and woman have been charged with a number of offences and are due to appear at Inverness Sheriff Court on Monday.


Police investigating theft of 'large quantity' of heating oil at a Sutherland address

Police investigating theft of 'large quantity' of heating oil at a Sutherland address

Police investigating theft of 'large quantity' of heating oil at a Sutherland address

27 May 2023

The theft occurred in Little Rogart some time in early to mid-May, and officers are eager for anyone who saw anything suspicious to come forward.


Jail warning as former Easter Ross football coach found guilty of sexually assaulting boys

Jail warning as former Easter Ross football coach found guilty of sexually assaulting boys

Jail warning as former Easter Ross football coach found guilty of sexually assaulting boys

19 May 2023

A former Celtic youth coach has been convicted of sexually assaulting boys who he had befriended while running a soccer academy in Easter Ross.


Former Sutherland football coach accused of sex offences against children

Former Sutherland football coach accused of sex offences against children

Former Sutherland football coach accused of sex offences against children

16 May 2023

A boy was abused by his football coach for years after joining a local soccer team, a jury has been told.


Driver caught doing 117mph on North Coast 500 during police crackdown

 Driver caught doing 117mph on North Coast 500 during police crackdown

Driver caught doing 117mph on North Coast 500 during police crackdown

16 May 2023

A MOTORIST was caught doing almost 120mph on the NC500 and dozens of vehicles were stopped during police patrols of the route at the weekend.


Four fires near Golspie cycle track thought to be started deliberately

Four fires near Golspie cycle track thought to be started deliberately

Four fires near Golspie cycle track thought to be started deliberately

08 May 2023

North police are appealing for anyone with any information about suspected fire-raising incidents at Golspie last week to come forward.


8 Highland sites burgled by thieves as police appeal for help ending crime spree

8 Highland sites burgled by thieves as police appeal for help ending crime spree

8 Highland sites burgled by thieves as police appeal for help ending crime spree

04 May 2023

A string of commercial sites in Sutherland and Ross-shire were targeted in just two weeks – with large volumes of oil and high value tools stolen.


'Are you fit to drive?' police ask Highland motorists after safety checks snare drivers

'Are you fit to drive?' police ask Highland motorists after safety checks snare drivers

'Are you fit to drive?' police ask Highland motorists after safety checks snare drivers

28 April 2023

The plea comes after spot checks were carried out by police in Golspie, Thurso and Nairn – and snared a number of motorists.


Murder police in hunt for missing partner of Highland woman

Murder police in hunt for missing partner of Highland woman

Murder police in hunt for missing partner of Highland woman

27 April 2023

Police are hunting for the missing partner of a woman from Wick after launching a murder investigation into her death.


Donations box theft from car park near Sandwood Bay sparks information appeal

Donations box theft from car park near Sandwood Bay sparks information appeal

Donations box theft from car park near Sandwood Bay sparks information appeal

27 April 2023

POLICE are calling for information after a donations box was stolen from a Sutherland car park.


Danish ASOS billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen clocked doing 82mph in latest episode of the BBC's Highland Cops show

Danish ASOS billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen clocked doing 82mph in latest episode of the BBC's Highland Cops show

Danish ASOS billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen clocked doing 82mph in latest episode of the BBC's Highland Cops show

26 April 2023

The UK's biggest landowner was fined £100 and got three penalty points


Update: Police confirm Farr gunman concern 'a false call with good intent'

Update: Police confirm Farr gunman concern 'a false call with good intent'

Update: Police confirm Farr gunman concern 'a false call with good intent'

26 April 2023

Armed units were deployed to the area after a report of an armed man with 'long, shaggy hair and dark trousers.'


Fuel and machinery stolen from Sutherland forestry site

Fuel and machinery stolen from Sutherland forestry site

Fuel and machinery stolen from Sutherland forestry site

25 April 2023

Police are seeking help to trace a grey van after fuel and machinery were stolen from a Sutherland forestry site.


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