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EXPLAINED: Why you should be concerned about the Fatal Five on Highland roads

EXPLAINED: Why you should be concerned about the Fatal Five on Highland roads

EXPLAINED: Why you should be concerned about the Fatal Five on Highland roads

20 April 2023

'All these incidents have devastated lives and left a lasting impression on our communities.'


NC500 motorists caught doing almost 90mph in Sutherland

NC500 motorists caught doing almost 90mph in Sutherland

NC500 motorists caught doing almost 90mph in Sutherland

17 April 2023

RECKLESS motorists were caught doing almost 100mph on parts of the North Coast 500 during a police crackdown – and at almost 90mph near Helmsdale.


Shocked police catch drivers doing up to 115mph

Shocked police catch drivers doing up to 115mph

Shocked police catch drivers doing up to 115mph

08 April 2023

RECKLESS motorists were caught doing speeds of up to 115mph during a week-long police crackdown across the Highlands.


Moy Estate gamekeeper stuffed sparrowhawk in bag after shooting it from sky

Moy Estate gamekeeper stuffed sparrowhawk in bag after shooting it from sky

Moy Estate gamekeeper stuffed sparrowhawk in bag after shooting it from sky

31 March 2023

A gamekeeper on a Highland estate shot a sparrowhawk and stuffed it in a bag while being filmed by an RSPB Scotland investigator.


Police appeal for information after theft in Tain

Police appeal for information after theft in Tain

Police appeal for information after theft in Tain

30 March 2023

Police are appealing for information in relation to a theft in an Easter Ross town last week.


Fuel theft warning sounded as rural homeowners urged to be vigilant

Fuel theft warning sounded as rural homeowners urged to be vigilant

Fuel theft warning sounded as rural homeowners urged to be vigilant

26 March 2023

RURAL homeowners are being urged to be vigilant in the face of rising incidents of theft.


Motorist caught doing nearly double speed limit outside school

Motorist caught doing nearly double speed limit outside school

Motorist caught doing nearly double speed limit outside school

25 March 2023

Police also snared a different driver doing nearly 100mph on the A9 this week during an ongoing crackdown on speeding motorists.


Sutherland child sex predator will 'face consequences of despicable actions in prison'

Sutherland child sex predator will 'face consequences of despicable actions in prison'

Sutherland child sex predator will 'face consequences of despicable actions in prison'

24 March 2023

Gary Campbell was jailed for 12 years following one of the first convictions of its kind in Scotland.


Nowhere to hide – warning to child abusers after Highland man jailed for rape and sex assaults on girls as young as four

Nowhere to hide – warning to child abusers after Highland man jailed for rape and sex assaults on girls as young as four

Nowhere to hide – warning to child abusers after Highland man jailed for rape and sex assaults on girls as young as four

24 March 2023

Former fightfighter Gary Campbell was jailed on Friday for the 'art and part' rape and sexual abuse of girls as young as four in the Philippines.


Catalytic converter thefts 'on the rise' in the Highlands

Catalytic converter thefts 'on the rise' in the Highlands

Catalytic converter thefts 'on the rise' in the Highlands

24 March 2023

A SPATE of catalytic converter thefts have sparked police appeals for motorists to do everything they can to avoid becoming a victim.


WATCH: SNP candidates refuse to commit to decentralising Police Scotland

WATCH: SNP candidates refuse to commit to decentralising Police Scotland

WATCH: SNP candidates refuse to commit to decentralising Police Scotland

18 March 2023

That is despite one questioner watching his wife die as he waited for an ambulance


Overnight forced housebreaking and theft in Easter Ross town triggers police appeal for information

Overnight forced housebreaking and theft in Easter Ross town triggers police appeal for information

Overnight forced housebreaking and theft in Easter Ross town triggers police appeal for information

17 March 2023

An overnight housebreaking in an Easter Ross town has triggered an appeal from police this morning.


New police documentary focuses on Highlands and Islands

New police documentary focuses on Highlands and Islands

New police documentary focuses on Highlands and Islands

15 March 2023

A new BBC documentary is to focus on policing the Highlands and Islands.


Highland Police are trialing a new way of catching people using phones while driving

Highland Police are trialing a new way of catching people using phones while driving

Highland Police are trialing a new way of catching people using phones while driving

01 March 2023

A NEW UK-wide initiative is aiming to help police officers spot road offences more easily by elevating their viewpoint.


Are you a victim? Hate crime toolkit is now available

Are you a victim? Hate crime toolkit is now available

Are you a victim? Hate crime toolkit is now available

25 February 2023

A new Hate Crime Toolkit, outlining support available, how to report hate crime and the criminal justice system process was launched yesterday.


BREAKING: Renee MacRae's murderer dies after being jailed

BREAKING: Renee MacRae's murderer dies after being jailed

BREAKING: Renee MacRae's murderer dies after being jailed

15 February 2023

He was convicted of the double killing after years of extensive police work.


All-terrain vehicle reported stolen from Rosehall location

All-terrain vehicle reported stolen from Rosehall location

All-terrain vehicle reported stolen from Rosehall location

13 February 2023

A lorry or a trailer would have been needed to move the green Argo Conquest.


Football club appeals for information after 'scumbag' steals gates from park

Football club appeals for information after 'scumbag' steals gates from park

Football club appeals for information after 'scumbag' steals gates from park

24 January 2023

A football club in Easter Ross is appealing for information after the gates to their playing field were stolen.


Brora shop reopens following robbery report a week ago with community thanked for 'support during a difficult time'

Brora shop reopens following robbery report a week ago with community thanked for 'support during a difficult time'

Brora shop reopens following robbery report a week ago with community thanked for 'support during a difficult time'

19 January 2023

A robbery was reported at Steps Emporium in which a member of staff was threatened.


New Highlands and Islands police commander sworn in

New Highlands and Islands police commander sworn in

New Highlands and Islands police commander sworn in

17 January 2023

Chief superintendent Rob Shepherd is taking over the role following his time at the Met Police.


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