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Thurso Grows benefits from Caithness Community Payback

Thurso Grows benefits from Caithness Community Payback

Thurso Grows benefits from Caithness Community Payback

19 August 2020

A community project in Thurso has taken receipt of two picnic benches specifically designed for wheelchair users.


This may seem a soft punishment, says sheriff as teenager gets community work after Wick café break-in

This may seem a soft punishment, says sheriff as teenager gets community work after Wick café break-in

This may seem a soft punishment, says sheriff as teenager gets community work after Wick café break-in

13 August 2020

A teenager has been ordered to carry out unpaid work in the community for his part in a break-in at a Wick café in March this year.


Actions of Crown Office to be investigated as part of Kevin review

Actions of Crown Office to be investigated as part of Kevin review

Actions of Crown Office to be investigated as part of Kevin review

06 August 2020

Kevin McLeod's family have been told that the actions of the Crown Office, along with those of the police, will be investigated as part of a review.


PICTURES: Caithness councillors condemn fly-tipping 'opportunists'

PICTURES: Caithness councillors condemn fly-tipping 'opportunists'

PICTURES: Caithness councillors condemn fly-tipping 'opportunists'

05 August 2020

Multiple reports and images of illegally dumped items have come to light including mattresses, chairs, washing machines – and even a dead dog.


Church minister has conviction for sexual assault overturned

Church minister has conviction for sexual assault overturned

Church minister has conviction for sexual assault overturned

30 July 2020

A Church of Scotland minister who served in Caithness before moving to Moray has succeeded in having a conviction for sexual assault overturned.


John O'Groats signpost snapped after 'clownish' behaviour

John O'Groats signpost snapped after 'clownish' behaviour

John O'Groats signpost snapped after 'clownish' behaviour

29 July 2020

Hundreds of social media commentators have been united in condemnation of a craze that ended with the famous John O'Groats sign being broken.


Merseyside investigation 'could be last chance to get justice for Kevin'

Merseyside investigation 'could be last chance to get justice for Kevin'

Merseyside investigation 'could be last chance to get justice for Kevin'

29 July 2020

The independent investigation by Merseyside Police "could be the last chance" to get justice for Kevin McLeod, his father told a TV programme.


Women with kids flee in terror after Reiss beach 'attack'

Women with kids flee in terror after Reiss beach 'attack'

Women with kids flee in terror after Reiss beach 'attack'

23 July 2020

Wild campers "panicked" and fled in fear from an apparent attack with explosive devices on their tent pitched on Reiss beach on Tuesday night.


Scotland's young people praised for speaking up about crime

Scotland's young people praised for speaking up about crime

Scotland's young people praised for speaking up about crime

19 July 2020

The youth programme of Crimestoppers has thanked young people for speaking up about crime anonymously during the coronavirus crisis.


Two arrested over Thurso incident

Two arrested over Thurso incident

Two arrested over Thurso incident

15 July 2020

Two men have been arrested in connection with an incident which took place in Thurso's Mount Vernon area.


Gail Ross targeted by online fraudster

Gail Ross targeted by online fraudster

Gail Ross targeted by online fraudster

07 July 2020

Caithness, Sutherland and Ross SNP MSP Gail Ross contacted the police after an online identity theft that left her feeling appalled and sickened.


Disturbance at Wick's Kennedy Terrace

Disturbance at Wick's Kennedy Terrace

Disturbance at Wick's Kennedy Terrace

23 June 2020

Police are appealing for information following a disturbance that took place in Wick's Kennedy Terrace .


Man who died after Wick incident described as 'much-loved father and brother'

Man who died after Wick incident described as 'much-loved father and brother'

Man who died after Wick incident described as 'much-loved father and brother'

22 June 2020

The man who died after an incident in Wick's Barrogill Street will be remembered as "a much-loved father and brother", family members have said.


60-year-old man on murder charge after Wick incident

60-year-old man on murder charge after Wick incident

60-year-old man on murder charge after Wick incident

18 June 2020

A 60-year-old man appeared in private at Inverness Sheriff Court today on a charge of murder after an incident in Wick at the weekend.


Man due in court today in connection with Wick death

Man due in court today in connection with Wick death

Man due in court today in connection with Wick death

18 June 2020

A 60-year-old is due to appear at Inverness Sheriff Court today in connection with the death of a man following an incident in Wick at the weekend.


Police confirm death of man following Wick disturbance

Police confirm death of man following Wick disturbance

Police confirm death of man following Wick disturbance

17 June 2020

The man injured during a disturbance in a house in Wick at the weekend has died, the police have confirmed.


Man charged after Wick disturbance

Man charged after Wick disturbance

Man charged after Wick disturbance

16 June 2020

A man has been charged following a disturbance at a house in Wick's Barrogill Street at the weekend.


Arrest made after incident in Wick's Barrogill Street

Arrest made after incident in Wick's Barrogill Street

Arrest made after incident in Wick's Barrogill Street

15 June 2020

Police have made an arrest following an incident at a house in Wick at the weekend which resulted in a man being taken to hospital.


Tyres slashed in Thurso attack

Tyres slashed in Thurso attack

Tyres slashed in Thurso attack

10 June 2020

A Thurso family think they were deliberately targeted by a vandal who attacked their car.


Elinor's plastic pollution warning as she clears roadside litter

Elinor's plastic pollution warning as she clears roadside litter

Elinor's plastic pollution warning as she clears roadside litter

04 June 2020

Elinor Spencer has been using her lockdown exercise time to clear road verges from rubbish around her home at Achreamie near Dounreay.


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