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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

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

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


Police 'day of action' targets drug gangs

Police 'day of action' targets drug gangs

Police 'day of action' targets drug gangs

A day of action by Police Scotland – that included officers in Caithness – targeted drug dealers and saw 38 people safeguarded and two people arrested


Thurso kids and walkers benefit from community payback work

Thurso kids and walkers benefit from community payback work

Thurso kids and walkers benefit from community payback work

Children at Miller Academy have colourful benches and people using Victoria Walk are benefitting from refurbished fencing thanks to community payback.


Warning of hoax lottery letters

Warning of hoax lottery letters

Warning of hoax lottery letters

Highland Council warns Caithness residents that letters claiming they have won a share of £425,000 in a 'postcode lottery' are part a scam operation.


Thurso man shows how a simple snip can help wildlife

Thurso man shows how a simple snip can help wildlife

Thurso man shows how a simple snip can help wildlife

Numerous reports of birds and other wildlife getting caught up in the cords of discarded PPE masks can be resolved with a simple snip.


Armed robber was pursued by police after Wick petrol station hold-up

Armed robber was pursued by police after Wick petrol station hold-up

Armed robber was pursued by police after Wick petrol station hold-up

An armed robber was pursued by police after he held up a petrol station shop in Wick.


Civic leader dumbfounded over castle climber

Civic leader dumbfounded over castle climber

Civic leader dumbfounded over castle climber

The image of an alleged tourist climbing the historic ruin of the Castle of Old Wick has led to an outpouring of local anger and disappointment.


Man charged after Wick crash

Man charged after Wick crash

Man charged after Wick crash

A 22-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with a car smash in Wick on Saturday morning.


Theft from Thurso's Premier Inn site

Theft from Thurso's Premier Inn site

Theft from Thurso's Premier Inn site

Police in Thurso are appealing for information regarding a theft from the Premier Inn building site on Wednesday evening.


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