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Police appeal for witnesses after stones thrown at motorcyclists in Durness

Police appeal for witnesses after stones thrown at motorcyclists in Durness

Police appeal for witnesses after stones thrown at motorcyclists in Durness

Police Scotland have launched an appeal for witnesses after reports of stones being thrown at motor cyclists in Durness.


Police ‘disappointed’ at lorry and farm vehicles flouting rules after Highland crackdown

Police ‘disappointed’ at lorry and farm vehicles flouting rules after Highland crackdown

Police ‘disappointed’ at lorry and farm vehicles flouting rules after Highland crackdown

"Disappointed" police have hit out at a minority of commercial and agricultural vehicle motorists who flout drivers' hours rules and loading limits.


Police appeal after careless driver forces lorry off the road on A836 near Melvich

Police appeal after careless driver forces lorry off the road on A836 near Melvich

Police appeal after careless driver forces lorry off the road on A836 near Melvich

Police Scotland are asking for help after an incident of careless driving which saw a lorry coming off the road to avoid a collision near Melvich.


Sign up to Rural Watch Scotland to help in fight against crime, police urge Highlanders

Sign up to Rural Watch Scotland to help in fight against crime, police urge Highlanders

Sign up to Rural Watch Scotland to help in fight against crime, police urge Highlanders

Police have urged residents in the north to sign up to a rural version of Neighbourhood Watch - to fight crime and stay alerted to emergency messages.


Former policeman (47) jailed for seven years for abusive and sexual offences in Sutherland

Former policeman (47) jailed for seven years for abusive and sexual offences in Sutherland

Former policeman (47) jailed for seven years for abusive and sexual offences in Sutherland

A 47-year-old man has been jailed for abusive and sexual offences Sutherland between April 2019 and December 2021, police have confirmed.


Police Scotland launch appeal after fatal A9 crash north of Tore roundabout

Police Scotland launch appeal after fatal A9 crash north of Tore roundabout

Police Scotland launch appeal after fatal A9 crash north of Tore roundabout

One woman has died following a serious crash on the A9, near Tore roundabout.


‘Aggressive’ scammers spark spate of Highland incidents, warn police

‘Aggressive’ scammers spark spate of Highland incidents, warn police

‘Aggressive’ scammers spark spate of Highland incidents, warn police

Aggressive scammers are targeting Highland residents, police have reported after a spate of incidents.


Ross urges local MSPs to back scrapping of ‘dangerous’ Hate Crime Act

Ross urges local MSPs to back scrapping of ‘dangerous’ Hate Crime Act

Ross urges local MSPs to back scrapping of ‘dangerous’ Hate Crime Act

MORAY MP Douglas Ross has urged local MSPs to back Scottish Conservative calls to scrap the “dangerous” Hate Crime Act.


Identity theft warning as scams almost double over last year

Identity theft warning as scams almost double over last year

Identity theft warning as scams almost double over last year

THE public is being urged to look out for signs of their personal information being misused as identity theft scams rise.


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

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


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