Tag archive for ‘Police Scotland’
By John Hislop On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Police urge public to remain vigilant after threat level drops to ‘severe’

Police Scotland Chief Constable Phil Gormley has welcomed the reduction of the UK Threat level from Critical to Severe but urges the public to remain vigilant. He also stated that there will be advanced police More...

By John Hislop On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Man and woman to appear in court following robberies in Lochend and Leith

A man and woman have been charged  in connection with three robberies which took place in the Lochend and Leith overnight between Thursday, May 25, and Friday, May 26. The first two incidents happened at 10.45pm More...

By John Hislop On Friday, May 26th, 2017
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Police release CCTV images following Bonnyrigg attack

Police have released CCTV images of three males that officers wish to speak to in connection with a disturbance on Bonnyrigg High Street on Sunday 12th March. The incident happened outside the Royal Bank of Scotland More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Man charged after heroin seizure in Livingston

Police have charged a 49-year-old man following the recovery heroin from within a vehicle in Livingston. Officers from the Pro-Active Unit searched the vehicle located in Hobart Street and recovered 10.5 grams More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Tapestry stolen from St Giles Cathedral has been recovered.

  A tapestry stolen from St Giles Cathedral has been recovered. A police  appeal was made after the theft of a panel of the Scottish Diaspora Tapestry on the afternoon of Sunday 7th May, and following an investigation, More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Former Lothian and Borders police officer appointed assistant chief constable with Lincolnshire Police

A former Lothian and Borders Police officer has been appointed as assistant chief constable with Lincolnshire Police. Chief Superintendent Craig Naylor will join the force later this month. Mr Naylor is currently More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Police release CCTV image following racially aggravated assault in Gilmerton store

Police are continue to investigate a racially aggravated assault and have re-released an image of a male who may be able to assist them with their investigation. The incident happened in the Aldi store on Gilmerton More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Man charged following robbery at Cashino in Leith Walk

A 34-year-old man has been arrested and charged with robbery following an incident at Cashino in Leith Walk around 5.20pm on Monday 15th May. Detectives at Gayfield CID have thanked the public for their assistance. The More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
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Police Scotland’s response to Manchester bombing

Police Scotland continues to review all safety and security plans and operations following the dreadful events in Manchester last night This includes ensuring that armed policing and specialist resources are appropriately More...

By John Hislop On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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121 drivers detected for drink/drug driving offences during week long campaign

A total of 121 drivers were detected for drink/drug driving offences following 3619 breath tests carried out in last week’s drink/drug drive campaign, which equates to one in 30 of every test carried out. The More...