Tag archive for ‘Police Scotland’
By John Hislop On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Witness appeal following Port Seton break-in

Police  are appealing for witnesses following a high-value housebreaking in Port Seton which happened sometime between 12 p.m. and 8.15 p.m. on Tuesday 17th January at an address in Poplar Park. The homeowner More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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One hundred jackets stolen during break in at retail premises in Leith

Police are appealing for witnesses following a break-in which took place around 1am on Thursday 12 January at the Tiso Edinburgh Outdoor Experience on Commercial Street. Around 100 jackets and fleeces including More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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CCTV images released following assault at Shanghai Nightclub

Police have released CCTV images of a man they wish to trace in connection with an assault on a 25-year-old woman that occurred in a city centre nightclub. The incident took place around 2.40am on Sunday 26th More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Police release CCTV images following public indecency offence in Broomhall Avenue

Police have released CCTV images of a man they wish to trace in connection with a public indecency offence in Broomhall Avenue. The incident took place around 2.30am on Sunday 12th June. Detectives believe the More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Missing man Tony Russell found safe and well

Police have confirmed that Anthony Russell has been traced safe and well. The 26-year-old was found within the Sighthill area of the city at around 10.15 a.m this morning. Police have thanked the public for More...

By John Hislop On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Increased concern for missing Edinburgh man Tony Russell

Police are appealing for information to help trace Anthony Russell, who is known as Tony, who was last seen around 10.30 am on Thursday 12th January, leaving his home address in Calder Place. Since then, the 26-year-old More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Police Scotland Youth Volunteers to double in size

Police Scotland Youth Volunteers is the fastest-growing youth volunteer programme in the UK and is so popular that by April this year it is expected to be more than double the size than at the start of 2016. There More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Two men charged with drugs, road traffic and firearm offences

Two men, aged 39 and 28, have been charged with drugs, road traffic and firearm offences following  a major police raid. Officers found a bow and arrow in a Toyota Yaris on Newbattle Road in Dalkeith on Wednesday, More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Police release CCTV images following Leith Walk attack

Police have released images of a man they wish to trace in connection with a serious assault which took place on Saturday 12th November 2016 outside the Spey Lounge on Leith Walk. The incident occurred around More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Programme to combat cyber bullying and digital misuse to be rolled out across Scotland.

A new online safety training programme designed to prevent young people from being at risk of cyber bullying and digital misuse is to be rolled out across Scotland. Designed in conjunction with global cyber security More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Police release CCTV following Clerk’s Bar attack

Police have released images of a male they wish to trace in connection with a serious assault. A 21 year old male sustained a serious facial injury and was treated in hospital following an incident in Clerk’s More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Fresh appeal for information following the death of Saima Ahmed

Police investigating the death of a London woman Saima Ahmed who was found at Gogarstone Golf Club on January 9 last year have issued a fresh appeal for information. Ms Ahmed’s body was found at Gogarstone More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Police release CCTV images following serious assault on West Bow

Police have released images of two males they wish to trace in connection with a serious assault in Edinburgh City Centre. A 22 year old male sustained a serious facial injury after being assaulted on West Bow, More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Man and woman arrested following drugs seizure in West Lothian

A 32-year-old man and 29-year-old woman are expected to appear at Livingston Sheriff Court tomorrow after police in West Lothian recovered large quantities of Class A and B drugs. Officers from the Proactive Unit More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Police and council roll out No Cold Calling Zone

Police are working alongside their partners at the City of Edinburgh Council Trading Standards team to roll-out another No Cold Calling Zone in the city. Local officers will join the council’s Trading Standards More...

By John Hislop On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Man suffers broken hip after being attacked in Whitburn

A police investigation is underway after a 49-year-old man suffered a broken hip in an attack by three men as he walked home in Union Drive, Whitburn, West Lothian around 11.30pm last Monday. Detective Constable More...

By John Hislop On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Teenager charged with 43 vandalism offences in North Edinburgh

An 18-year-old male has been arrested in connection with a number of offences in the North Edinburgh area. The teenager has been charged with forty-three instances of vandalism, including damage to a number of More...

By John Hislop On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Two men arrested in connection with a series of attempted frauds

Two men, aged 23 and 24, have been arrested and charged in connection with a series of attempted frauds in the Edinburgh area which took place on Wednesday, January 4. The men were due to appear at Edinburgh More...

By John Hislop On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Third man charged following disturbance which led to death of Shaun Woodburn

A third man has been charged in connection with the disturbance which broke out on Great Junction Street, Leith, Edinburgh, in the early hours new year’s day and culminated in the death of Shaun Woodburn. The More...

By John Hislop On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Witness appeal following serious assault in Dalkeith

Police are appealing for information following a serious assault in Dalkeith which  took place around 2.20am on Sunday morning in Buccleuch Street. A 25-year-old man was struck to the head and was taken to More...