Tag archive for ‘Police Scotland’
By John Hislop On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
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Thomas Nelson jailed for 12 years following years of child abuse

A man has been jailed for a horrifying series of offences against children including rape and allowing a child to be raped, cruelty and neglect. Thomas Nelson persistently abused four young children over a 10 year More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
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Missing Barnsley man may be in Edinburgh

Steven Jackson has been missing from Barnsley for over a week and police officers from South Yorkshire Police are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare. Have you seen him? Steven, 50, had last been seen More...

By John Hislop On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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Family pay tribute to 83-year-old woman who died following collision on A198

Police have named the 83-year-old woman who died following a fatal road traffic collision on the A198 near to the Archerfield Estate. She was Elizabeth Henderson of North Berwick. In a statement issued through More...

By John Hislop On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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25-year-old man in serious conditions after Waverley Bridge attack

Police are investigating following a serious assault which took place around 3.30am on Sunday morning when a 25-year-old man was walking on Waverley Bridge towards Market Street, near to Waverley Station, with More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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Essex man missing in Edinburgh

Edinburgh Police appeal for information this morning to help trace a man reported missing in the Cowgate area.   Adam Smith, aged 37 from Essex, was last seen at The Three Sisters around 12.45am on Saturday More...

By John Hislop On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Designated Deputy for Chief Constable Iain Livingstone plans to retire “in the autumn”

Police Scotland’s second in command Iain Livingstone’s plans to retire “in the autumn” after 25 years’ service. Mr Livingstone was the ‘rank-and-file’s choice’ to More...

By John Hislop On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Police hunt two men following suspected bogus workmen incident in Broxburn

An investigation is underway following a suspected bogus workman incident at an address in Parkwood Gardens, Broxburn which took place  around 11am on Thursday when an elderly man was approached at his doorstep More...

By John Hislop On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Car deliberately set alight in Dalkeith street

Police are appealing for information after a car was set alight in the early hours of this morning in Dalkeith. At around 2.45am, police and the fire service were called to Elmfield Park where a car was alight More...

By John Hislop On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Three teenagers arrested in connection with spate of housebreakings in Lothians

Three males, aged 15, 18 and 19 have been arrested in connection with house-breakings which took place over the past week in Kirkliston, Pathhead, Penicuik and Musselburgh. Officers executed three warrants across More...

By John Hislop On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Investigation underway following indecent assault in Penicuik

Police  are investigating a report of an indecent assault in the Deanburn area of Penicuik which took place around 3.15pm yesterday afternoon in a wooded area near to Rullion Road and Deanburn. Two girls, both More...