Exercise Border Reiver will test the response of emergency services to a cross-border incident.Read the full story ›
Police Scotland are appealing for information after two sheep died following an alleged dog attack in Dumfries and Galloway.Read the full story ›
Police and local businesses in D&G have teamed up to create 'Keep Safe' places for disabled, vulnerable, and elderly people in the area.Read the full story ›
The Case make tractor excavator was stolen from the KN Training site at the Broom Industrial estate, Newbie, Annan.Read the full story ›
The scale of illegal puppy imports though ferry ports in Dumfries and Galloway is a 'real problem'.Read the full story ›
A 32-year-old man has been arrested and charged following the attempted theft of a vehicle in Church Street, Galashiels.
The incident happened at around 8pm on Friday 1 September, following a cold call at the address. The man was detained by officers a short time later. He appeared at Selkirk Sheriff Court on Monday 4 September. Galashiels Police said:
Cold calling is a crime that can affect anyone and those responsible, like bogus callers and rogue traders, are often extremely convincing in how they approach and interact with potential victims.
Please report any suspicious activity to Police on 101. If the person refuses to leave your door, or you feel threatened or scared – call 999 and ask for the Police."
A fire investigation and review of CCTV has been carried out at the Little Italy restaurant in Dumfries, ruling there are 'no suspicious circumstances' surrounding the incident.
The joint investigation and was carried out at 1pm on Monday 4 September 2017 at the restaurant on Moffat Road, Dumfries.
Police Scotland are looking for witnesses to an assault involving a 21-year-old man at a bus stop in Dumfries.Read the full story ›
A 45-year-old man has died following a fatal road collision in Tweedsmuir. Police Scotland are appealing for witnesses.Read the full story ›
An investigation into the death of a vulnerable woman in Dumfries has found police were initially sent to the wrong house.Read the full story ›