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Nightclub boss has licence suspended after failing to report alleged assaults to police

Nightclub boss has licence suspended after failing to report alleged assaults to police

Nightclub boss has licence suspended after failing to report alleged assaults to police

27 October 2021

The manager of a popular nightclub in Wick has had his licence to operate suspended after police raised serious concerns about the venue.


People urged to be careful with home security

People urged to be careful with home security

People urged to be careful with home security

26 October 2021

Householders reminded not to "fall back".


Plea after sign vandalised at café in Sutherland

Plea after sign vandalised at café in Sutherland

Plea after sign vandalised at café in Sutherland

26 October 2021

Police in Sutherland are appealing for information after a sign was damaged at a café.


Appeal for information after caravan is dumped near historic Ousdale broch

Appeal for information after caravan is dumped near historic Ousdale broch

Appeal for information after caravan is dumped near historic Ousdale broch

15 October 2021

A Caithness-based archaeological organisation is incensed by the latest act of fly-tipping to occur near the site of a broch it restored.


Appeal for information after caravan is dumped near historic Ousdale broch

Appeal for information after caravan is dumped near historic Ousdale broch

Appeal for information after caravan is dumped near historic Ousdale broch

15 October 2021

A Caithness-based archaeological organisation is incensed by the latest act of fly-tipping to occur near the site of a broch it restored.


3 taxi drivers temporarily suspended after police and trading standards operation

3 taxi drivers temporarily suspended after police and trading standards operation

3 taxi drivers temporarily suspended after police and trading standards operation

06 October 2021

'It's important that the public can have faith that professional drivers are conducting their business safely and legally'


Green MSP Ariane Burgess welcomes new police guidance over Class A drugs

Green MSP Ariane Burgess welcomes new police guidance over Class A drugs

Green MSP Ariane Burgess welcomes new police guidance over Class A drugs

24 September 2021

Highlands and Islands MSP Ariane Burgess has welcomed new guidance that means people with Class A drugs will not automatically be arrested.


Police carry out high visibility patrols on NC500

Police carry out high visibility patrols on NC500

Police carry out high visibility patrols on NC500

24 September 2021

Traffic officers from Highland and Islands Police Division carry out high visibility patrols on the NC500 route to tackle poor driving standards.


Police appeal as driver fails to stop after collision near Thurso

Police appeal as driver fails to stop after collision near Thurso

Police appeal as driver fails to stop after collision near Thurso

20 September 2021

Police in Caithness say a car failed to stop after being involved in a collision near Thurso on Sunday.


Teen charged after Reay road accident

Teen charged after Reay road accident

Teen charged after Reay road accident

17 September 2021

A 17-year-old has been charged with road traffic offences after a car crash between Reay and Thurso last night.


Police investigate assault in Wick street

Police investigate assault in Wick street

Police investigate assault in Wick street

16 September 2021

Police in Wick are appealing for information over an assault they say occurred in the town's North Road.


WATCH: Another Caithness castle climber spotted 'dicing with death'

WATCH: Another Caithness castle climber spotted 'dicing with death'

WATCH: Another Caithness castle climber spotted 'dicing with death'

15 September 2021

After last week's article about people seen clambering over walls at the Castle of Old Wick, videos have been shared of another climber in action.


Have you seen this mannie? Reward for finding missing Ousdale Mannie presumed stolen

Have you seen this mannie? Reward for finding missing Ousdale Mannie presumed stolen

Have you seen this mannie? Reward for finding missing Ousdale Mannie presumed stolen

15 September 2021

A locally-made sculpted wooden head has gone missing from an Iron Age broch near the Caithness Ord and a reward for information has been posted.


Police appeal over vandalised bench in Wick

Police appeal over vandalised bench in Wick

Police appeal over vandalised bench in Wick

15 September 2021

Police in Wick say a bench on the High Street has been vandalised.


'Traffic cop' stolen from street in Reay

'Traffic cop' stolen from street in Reay

'Traffic cop' stolen from street in Reay

14 September 2021

A cut-out police officer has been stolen from outside a school in Reay.


PICTURES: Old Wick Castle climbing 'clowns' slammed

PICTURES: Old Wick Castle climbing 'clowns' slammed

PICTURES: Old Wick Castle climbing 'clowns' slammed

10 September 2021

An image taken by a Wick man of two people clambering up the walls of an ancient castle led to many scornful remarks from local people.


Man arrested twice after incidents in Wick's Cairndhuna Terrace

Man arrested twice after incidents in Wick's Cairndhuna Terrace

Man arrested twice after incidents in Wick's Cairndhuna Terrace

08 September 2021

Police in Wick arrested a man accused of assaulting two women in the town on Monday evening only to rearrest him shortly after release.


Police reflect on use of life-saving drug on International Overdose Awareness Day

Police reflect on use of life-saving drug on International Overdose Awareness Day

Police reflect on use of life-saving drug on International Overdose Awareness Day

31 August 2021

Caithness police officers have used a Naloxone nasal spray to help save a life after receiving training back in June, it has been revealed.


'Slap in the face to victims of crime' as 11,317 hours of community payback orders are written off in Highlands

'Slap in the face to victims of crime' as 11,317 hours of community payback orders are written off in Highlands

'Slap in the face to victims of crime' as 11,317 hours of community payback orders are written off in Highlands

31 August 2021

Edward Mountain says the Scottish Government is “letting criminals off the hook” after thousands of hours of unpaid community work were written off.


Man arrested over alleged sexual offence in Wick

Man arrested over alleged sexual offence in Wick

Man arrested over alleged sexual offence in Wick

30 August 2021

Police were witnessed attending a property at Dunnett Avenue in Wick with regard to an alleged sexual offence and a man has been arrested.


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