Tag archive for ‘Edinburgh Reporter’
By John Hislop On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Seven men arrested following large-scale disturbance in the city centre

Seven men have been arrested in connection with a large-scale disturbance in the city centre last week. Following the Hearts vs Hibernian Scottish Cup match on Sunday 12th February, police received reports of disorder More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Witness appeal following serious sexual assault in Meadowbank area

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious sexual assault earlier this month which took place between 3 a.m. and 4.30 a.m. on Sunday 12th February in the Meadowbank area of the city. A 19-year-old More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Scottish SPCA seeks owner of black cat found at South Queensferry Burger King

The Scottish SPCA is seeking the owner of a black cat found at South Queensferry Burger King. Scotland’s animal welfare charity was alerted by a member of the public who was concerned the cat might be hit by More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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CCTV appeal following Redford Road assault

Police are renewing an appeal for witnesses after three men aged 85, 68 and 65 years were assaulted in the Colinton area of the city. The incident occurred around 6.30pm on Tuesday, July 26th 2016, on Redford Road More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Edinburgh man’s London Marathon challenge for deaf blind father

  An Edinburgh man is preparing to take on the London Marathon to thank the charity Guide Dogs for giving his deaf blind father “his life back”. Programmer Dean Hetherington, 24, decided to enter the race More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Man charged following fire in Haddington

A man has been charged with fireraising after damage was caused to flats in Haddington at the weekend. At around 3.30am a fire was discovered at Dobson’s Place and some of the flats were evacuated until More...

By John Hislop On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Witness appeal after child assaulted in North Berwick

Police are appealing for witnesses after reports of a child being assaulted on Melbourne Road, North Berwick around 9:10am this morning. About this time a female, thought to be responsible for the child, was seen More...

By John Hislop On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Witness appeal following attempted robbery in Ormiston

Police are appealing for information after an attempted armed robbery in Ormiston on Sunday which took place at the Cooperative Store on Main Street about 10.15 pm when a man discharged an air weapon and threatened More...

By John Hislop On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Man and woman arrested following drugs seizure in Gorebridge

A man and woman, both aged 23, have been arrested and charged with the supply of controlled drugs following the execution of a warrant at an address in Hunterfield Terrace, Gorebridge. The arrests were undertaken More...

By John Hislop On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Police launch awareness campaign on new mobile phone law

Police Scotland today launches an awareness campaign of the new mobile phone law which comes into place next week and sees a doubling of the penalties faced by motorists who are distracted by using an internet More...