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Police swoop on drug drivers and speeders

Police swoop on drug drivers and speeders

Police swoop on drug drivers and speeders

Police arrested five people on drug driving offences and dealt with 45 motorists for speeding over one weekend in the Highlands.


Police in Caithness call for information after theft

Police in Caithness call for information after theft

Police in Caithness call for information after theft

Officers said there had been a theft by housebreaking at Bombay Spice in Wick.


Fraud rises by two-thirds in Scotland during pandemic

Fraud rises by two-thirds in Scotland during pandemic

Fraud rises by two-thirds in Scotland during pandemic

Crimes of fraud in Scotland have increased by two-thirds over the past two years, sparking fresh calls for people to be vigilant.


HMRC warning on Self Assessment tricksters after 800K tax scams

HMRC warning on Self Assessment tricksters after 800K tax scams

HMRC warning on Self Assessment tricksters after 800K tax scams

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) warns the public to be on their guard after nearly 800,000 tax-related scams were reported in the last year.


Man kicks dog on Wick streets

Man kicks dog on Wick streets

Man kicks dog on Wick streets

Several people in Wick claim to have witnessed a man being abusive towards a dog and reported the matter to the police yesterday.


Wick shop owner's 'utter disgust' over dog poo at window

Wick shop owner's 'utter disgust' over dog poo at window

Wick shop owner's 'utter disgust' over dog poo at window

Wick businessman poo-poohed idea that the excrement could have come from a human as some locals suggested.


Huge rubbish clearance operation needed near Wick Airport after travellers move on from camp

Huge rubbish clearance operation needed near Wick Airport after travellers move on from camp

Huge rubbish clearance operation needed near Wick Airport after travellers move on from camp

A pilot who regularly flies in and out of Wick Airport has highlighted vast amounts of fly-tipped material at a site recently vacated by travellers.


Scam alert! Have you fallen victim to fake social media pages?

Scam alert! Have you fallen victim to fake social media pages?

Scam alert! Have you fallen victim to fake social media pages?

Warnings have been issued over fake brand pages that scammers use to syphon off personal details from unwitting members of the public.


Know the new laws on setting off fireworks this bonfire night

Know the new laws on setting off fireworks this bonfire night

Know the new laws on setting off fireworks this bonfire night

New rules on fireworks will be in place this year to limit the effects on people and pets who fear them.


Appeal after sheep killed in collision

Appeal after sheep killed in collision

Appeal after sheep killed in collision

A sheep has been killed after being struck by a vehicle in Caithness.


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