Tag archive for ‘@EdinburghPolice’
By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, October 8th, 2016

Serial abuser jailed for over six years

Fraser MacDonald (45) was handed a six year and four months sentence for  abusing three female partners over 15 years yesterday at the High Court in Edinburgh. He committed the offences in Edinburgh and West Lothian More...

By John Hislop On Monday, September 28th, 2015

Police memorial service held in Edinburgh

An annual memorial service  for police officers who have died while on duty  was held yesterday at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre A congregation of 1,200 people including families and colleagues More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Serious assault in West Pilton – Third arrest

Third man arrested for West Pilton serious assault A third man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder following a serious assault on a 37 year-old man in West Pilton last Wednesday. The 19-year-old More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Woman reported missing in Edinburgh

Police in Edinburgh are appealing for information to help trace a woman reported missing from Edinburgh. Yaye Ndoye, was last seen on 23rd and 25th June when she attended a medical appointment at a local hospital More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Police stop and search figures rise but more arrests follow

Police Scotland has been in existence for just over a year now, and today they have published their figures for crime reported and detected in the capital. This is in the form of management information rather than More...

By Richard Spence On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Bones found on Musselburgh golf course

REMAINS FOUND ON GOLF COURSE Police have confirmed that remains have been found at Musselburgh’s Links Golf Course. Officers arrived at the scene at midday on Tuesday and cordoned off the location. A Lothian More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

New Police Commander announced for Edinburgh

Police Commander for Edinburgh City Announced The appointment of Chief Superintendent Mark Williams as the local police commander for City of Edinburgh has been announced today. Chief Superintendent Williams, who More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 21st, 2013

Newest phase of Made from Crime launched today

LAUNCH OF MAJOR FINANCIAL CAMPAIGN BY POLICE FORCES ACROSS EAST OF SCOTLAND Criminals across the East of Scotland who fund their lifestyles through crime are being targeted in a major new campaign launching today. Lothian More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

TERLive! #askLBP with Superintendent Bryan Rodgers

Superintendent Bryan Rodgers is in charge of policing in the south and east of the city. He is based at Craigmillar Police Station and covers the Superintendent role for the South and East of the city. He is an More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

TER Live with Lothian and Borders Police – Chief Inspector Richard Thomas

Join us at 1pm till 2.30pm today when we will be hosting a live web chat with Chief Inspector Richard Thomas from Pentlands area. You can see a map of the Neighbourhood Partnership areas in Edinburgh below. NP_map_A3-1  More...

By Steven Dinnie On Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

Fatal collision on Salamander Street

A man killed in a single car collision on Salamander Street in the Leith area last night has been named by police. David Yorkston, 38, of Port Seton, East Lothian was killed when his silver Vauxhall Signum collided More...

By admin On Thursday, October 27th, 2011

SSPCA issues plea to tighten up fireworks sales

As November approaches the Scottish SPCA is urging animal lovers to join them in appealing to the UK and Scottish governments to tighten the laws on the sale and use of fireworks. They have launched a fresh campaign More...

By Anna Redman On Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Marchmont and Sciennes Community Council 26 October 2011

Last night, the community council of Marchmont and Sciennes met at the St Catherine’s Argyle Church Hal, as they do every fourth Wednesday of the month, and the members were already looking ahead to winter. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

Police seeking information about Serious Assault in Edinburgh

Lothian and Borders Police are appealing for information following a serious assault in Edinburgh over the weekend. The incident happened around 7.35pm last Friday 7 October 2011 at an address in Boswall Terrace More...

By admin On Friday, August 5th, 2011

Serious Assault on doorman in Queen Street

Lothian and Borders Police are appealing for witnesses after a door steward was seriously assaulted outside a bar on Queen Street, Edinburgh. The 28-year-old man was working outside Brambles about 00.45am on Sunday More...

By admin On Monday, February 14th, 2011

Lothian & Borders Police – Two Reports by Complaints Commissioner

There were two reports about Lothian and Borders Police today in the monthly update from The Police Complaints Commissioner for Scotland, Professor John McNeill. The first has made a few newspapers today, and involves More...

By admin On Monday, January 17th, 2011

New jobs in Edinburgh

Lothian & Borders Police are recruiting Special Constables. You can find out more about the job here. Applications have to be in between 31 January and 31 March 2011.  More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, September 24th, 2010

Bobbies on the beat

Communities in Edinburgh will see more ‘bobbies on the beat’ with a significant enhancement to local policing that comes into effect this week. Councillor Paul Edie, Community Safety Leader for More...