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Thurso residents sick of 'nightmare neighbour'

Thurso residents sick of 'nightmare neighbour'

Thurso residents sick of 'nightmare neighbour'

24 November 2020

Thurso residents sent a clear message to a neighbour that they were sick of the antisocial behaviour he has brought to the area.


New service launched to protect against scammers

New service launched to protect against scammers

New service launched to protect against scammers

20 November 2020

With many reports of Caithness residents falling foul of scammers a new service launched today may help protect them.


NC500 toilet caper slammed

NC500 toilet caper slammed

NC500 toilet caper slammed

19 November 2020

Local outrage erupted after a video emerged showing a man empting a chemical toilet on a NC500 lay-by.


UPDATE: 'We set the wrong example' - apology from creators of offensive video

UPDATE: 'We set the wrong example' - apology from creators of offensive video

UPDATE: 'We set the wrong example' - apology from creators of offensive video

19 November 2020

The group behind an online video which sparked outrage along the north coast have now issued an abject apology and said they set the "wrong example"


Officer praised for Wick harbour rescue

Officer praised for Wick harbour rescue

Officer praised for Wick harbour rescue

17 November 2020

A Wick police officer has been praised for saving a man's life in a dramatic incident at the town's harbour.


Police chief praises public as crime figures show Highlands and Islands to be one of safest parts of Scotland

Police chief praises public as crime figures show Highlands and Islands to be one of safest parts of Scotland

Police chief praises public as crime figures show Highlands and Islands to be one of safest parts of Scotland

12 November 2020

The Highlands and Islands’ top police officer has thanked members of the public for their support.


Thurso cops investigate human bones found on Highland estate

Thurso cops investigate human bones found on Highland estate

Thurso cops investigate human bones found on Highland estate

06 November 2020

A human skull and other bones have been unearthed by workmen on a Sutherland estate and investigated by Thurso police.


Councillors comment on 'unexplained' death of Wick woman

Councillors comment on 'unexplained' death of Wick woman

Councillors comment on 'unexplained' death of Wick woman

03 November 2020

Caithness councillors have released a joint statement after a woman's body was discovered in Wick on Sunday.


PICTURES: Detectives search area after woman's body found

PICTURES: Detectives search area after woman's body found

PICTURES: Detectives search area after woman's body found

02 November 2020

Police refused to comment on speculation that a woman's body discovered in Wick on Sunday was found in a wheelie bin.


Missing Bower woman found

Missing Bower woman found

Missing Bower woman found

30 October 2020

Police Scotland has issued a short statement about the young Bower woman reported missing yesterday.


Police search for young Bower woman reported missing

Police search for young Bower woman reported missing

Police search for young Bower woman reported missing

29 October 2020

Police with tracker dogs seen combing ground in Bower this afternoon after 20-year-old reported missing.


Vandals sought over damage to A99 sign

Vandals sought over damage to A99 sign

Vandals sought over damage to A99 sign

23 October 2020

Vandals are being hunted by police after a road sign on the A99 was targeted.


Police appeal over hit-and-run

Police appeal over hit-and-run

Police appeal over hit-and-run

23 October 2020

POLICE have appealed for information after a hit and run involving a parked van.


Theft of Caithness AI technician's van and trailer

Theft of Caithness AI technician's van and trailer

Theft of Caithness AI technician's van and trailer

19 October 2020

Police have launched an appeal for information following the theft of local AI technician Willie Mackay's van and trailer in Caithness yesterday.


Suspicious activity in Watten area

Suspicious activity in Watten area

Suspicious activity in Watten area

15 October 2020

Police officers are investigating suspicious incidents near to vacant properties around West Watten in Caithness and Rogart in Sutherland.


Destruction of osprey nest condemned as 'wildlife crime'

Destruction of osprey nest condemned as 'wildlife crime'

Destruction of osprey nest condemned as 'wildlife crime'

13 October 2020

A Highland councillor and numerous local bird enthusiasts have united to condemn the 'wanton destruction' of an osprey nest.


Police appeal for information following Haster crash

Police appeal for information following Haster crash

Police appeal for information following Haster crash

12 October 2020

Police are appealing for witnesses following an accident at Haster in which a car collided with a house.


Teen charged after Thurso tool theft

Teen charged after Thurso tool theft

Teen charged after Thurso tool theft

05 October 2020

A 16-year-old male has been charged and reported for a theft of tools from the Premier Inn building site in Thurso.


Sutherland man jailed for 20 months after Wick filling station robbery

Sutherland man jailed for 20 months after Wick filling station robbery

Sutherland man jailed for 20 months after Wick filling station robbery

05 October 2020

A young Sutherland man who robbed a Wick filling station shop armed with a knife has been jailed for 20 months.


Tackling drug-dealing is a key priority for new Highlands and Islands police chief

Tackling drug-dealing is a key priority for new Highlands and Islands police chief

Tackling drug-dealing is a key priority for new Highlands and Islands police chief

20 September 2020

Drug-trafficking in the Highlands is one of the main targets of the region's new top cop, Chief Superintendent Conrad Trickett.


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