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Police chief issues rallying call after drugs raids in the Highlands

Police chief issues rallying call after drugs raids in the Highlands

Police chief issues rallying call after drugs raids in the Highlands

Drugs and cash have been seized at locations in the Highlands as part of a UK-wide week of activity targeting organised crime gangs.


Thieves make away with £24k jewellery haul from Highland capital address

Thieves make away with £24k jewellery haul from Highland capital address

Thieves make away with £24k jewellery haul from Highland capital address

A jewel–encrusted gold ring worth £20,000 and a pair of earrings worth £4000 were taken from Muirtown House on Charleston Place in the city.


Drugs brought into Highand capital by five gangs

Drugs brought into Highand capital by five gangs

Drugs brought into Highand capital by five gangs

Five county lines drugs gangs are operating in the Inverness area which prey on vulnerable individuals to transport and sell drugs in the Highlands.


Confidence in policing has increased by 11 per cent in the Highlands and Islands

Confidence in policing has increased by 11 per cent in the Highlands and Islands

Confidence in policing has increased by 11 per cent in the Highlands and Islands

A police consultation has shown that confidence has risen in the past year.


Fake phone threats on National Insurance numbers plague Highland residents

Fake phone threats on National Insurance numbers plague Highland residents

Fake phone threats on National Insurance numbers plague Highland residents

A telephone scam is seeking to intimidate Highland residents into disclosing personal details with fake threats over National Insurance (NI) numbers.


Police welcome verdict after Inverness street trader Kim Avis found guilty of sex crimes

Police welcome verdict after Inverness street trader Kim Avis found guilty of sex crimes

Police welcome verdict after Inverness street trader Kim Avis found guilty of sex crimes

Police have welcomed the conviction of Kim Avis, who was today found guilty of a series of sexually offences including rape.


Police chief calls for visitors to 'leave no trace' at Highland beauty spots

Police chief calls for visitors to 'leave no trace' at Highland beauty spots

Police chief calls for visitors to 'leave no trace' at Highland beauty spots

The region's top cop is thankful residents are sticking to the rules – but he has warned anyone who steps out of line will face the consequences.


Suspected drug-drivers stopped on trunk road at Helmsdale in police crackdown

Suspected drug-drivers stopped on trunk road at Helmsdale in police crackdown

Suspected drug-drivers stopped on trunk road at Helmsdale in police crackdown

RECKLESS motorists have been warned they will not be tolerated, after officers snared drivers doing speeds of up to 119mph on Highland roads.


Appeal for information following theft of sheep from Highland farm

Appeal for information following theft of sheep from Highland farm

Appeal for information following theft of sheep from Highland farm

Police are investigating whether sheep taken in one raid or small numbers at a time


John O'Groats Trail of destruction

John O'Groats Trail of destruction

John O'Groats Trail of destruction

A popular Highland walking route suffered a setback after a section in Caithness was seemingly chainsawed apart.


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