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Anger at rubbish behaviour in the Caithness countryside

Anger at rubbish behaviour in the Caithness countryside

Anger at rubbish behaviour in the Caithness countryside

28 February 2020

Local people have been angered by anti-social behaviour in the Caithness countryside with outbreaks of vandalism and fly-tipping.


Vandals win the day as Wick toilets are shut

Vandals win the day as Wick toilets are shut

Vandals win the day as Wick toilets are shut

27 February 2020

The long-running saga of vandalism at Highland Council's public toilets in Wick has culminated in the temporary closure of the facility.


Caithness councillor says drop in crime levels is 'encouraging'

Caithness councillor says drop in crime levels is 'encouraging'

Caithness councillor says drop in crime levels is 'encouraging'

27 February 2020

A reduction in crime levels in the Highlands and Islands last year has been described as "encouraging" by Caithness councillor Matthew Reiss.


Public inconvenience at Wick toilets

Public inconvenience at Wick toilets

Public inconvenience at Wick toilets

21 February 2020

Repeated acts of vandalism at Wick's public toilets has led to the council closing the facility for much of the day now.


Car crash near Wick

Car crash near Wick

Car crash near Wick

19 February 2020

Two-vehicle car crash on outskirts of Wick.


Clampdown on illegal parking in Caithness

Clampdown on illegal parking in Caithness

Clampdown on illegal parking in Caithness

18 February 2020

Highland Council is ramping up enforcement of illegal parking in the county.


New findings could be revealed in Stefan inquiry

New findings could be revealed in Stefan inquiry

New findings could be revealed in Stefan inquiry

07 February 2020

The parents of Stefan Sutherland are hopeful that new information on his death will be revealed next week.


Police drones brought in on Stefan case

Police drones brought in on Stefan case

Police drones brought in on Stefan case

28 January 2020

Police Scotland used air support in the form of drones at the weekend to comb the coastline at Occumster for any clues in the Stefan Sutherland case.


Police ramping up investigation into Lybster man's death

Police ramping up investigation into Lybster man's death

Police ramping up investigation into Lybster man's death

21 January 2020

Police Scotland’s Major Investigation Team is in Lybster and Latheronwheel gathering information on the death of Stefan Sutherland.


Popular memorial bench destroyed in Thurso

Popular memorial bench destroyed in Thurso

Popular memorial bench destroyed in Thurso

01 January 2020

Locals rage about destruction of park bench on Thurso's Victoria Walk.


Glengolly 'Glueman' caught on camera

Glengolly 'Glueman' caught on camera

Glengolly 'Glueman' caught on camera

01 January 2020

Vandal dubbed The Glueman caught on camera as cabs are damaged in Glengolly


Police make arrest at disturbance in Wick

Police make arrest at disturbance in Wick

Police make arrest at disturbance in Wick

19 December 2019

Police attended an incident at Cairndhuna Terrace in Wick early today and a man was arrested.


Windows smashed in Wick High Street

Windows smashed in Wick High Street

Windows smashed in Wick High Street

17 December 2019

Three businesses on Wick's High Street had their front windows smashed in a seemingly indiscriminate attack on Sunday evening.


Wick man speaks out against 'homophobic' police

Wick man speaks out against 'homophobic' police

Wick man speaks out against 'homophobic' police

16 November 2019

A Wick man has condemned Police Scotland for what he calls its 'lack of transparency' in recording homophobic hate crimes.


McLeod family from Wick treated 'shamefully' says TV cop

McLeod family from Wick treated 'shamefully' says TV cop

McLeod family from Wick treated 'shamefully' says TV cop

14 November 2019

A former undercover detective and TV celebrity says the family of Kevin McLeod have been "treated shamefully" by sections of the establishment.


McLeod family's 'positive' meeting with Merseyside Police team

McLeod family's 'positive' meeting with Merseyside Police team

McLeod family's 'positive' meeting with Merseyside Police team

06 November 2019

The family of Kevin McLeod met with Merseyside police officers who are reviewing his tragic death 22 years ago.


Charity box thieves chased through Wick

Charity box thieves chased through Wick

Charity box thieves chased through Wick

05 November 2019

Police are trying to trace two thieves who chanced their luck stealing a charity box a petty-cash tin from a Wick business.


Lochshell café owner blasts boy racers after 'hit-and-run' smash

Lochshell café owner blasts boy racers after 'hit-and-run' smash

Lochshell café owner blasts boy racers after 'hit-and-run' smash

31 October 2019

The owner of a popular roadside café at Lochshell, Wick, has condemned so-called boy racers after a suspected hit-and-run incident at his premises.


Plotting Wick witches and Thurso warlocks

Plotting Wick witches and Thurso warlocks

Plotting Wick witches and Thurso warlocks

28 October 2019

Witches of east Wick and west Thurso are amongst many plotted on an interactive map created by Edinburgh University academics.


Vandalism on Thurso High Street

Vandalism on Thurso High Street

Vandalism on Thurso High Street

10 October 2019

Police are appealing for information on vandalism caused to a defibrillator unit situated outside the Red Cross shop on Thurso's High Street.


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