An 11-year-old boy has been taken to hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries after the car he was in ended up on a railway line.
Ten Cumbrian police officers have taken part in an Ironman challenge to raise money in the name of one of their colleagues.
Six people have been arrested in Carlisle after two men were seen leaving a bar on Botchergate with a hand gun.
A police officer who died in a road accident yesterday has been named.
He was Constable Mark Murtagh, who was based at Galashiels Police station. He was travelling to work on his motorbike when he was involved in a collision with a bus near Earlston.
The police are still investigating what happened and are appealing for witnesses. His family say he was a loving husband and devoted father.
Police Scotland officers in the Borders are appealing for witnesses following damage to an external wall at Melrose Abbey.
A 10m stretch of the dry stone wall on Annay Road, Melrose is thought to have been hit by a vehicle on March 17.
It is thought the repair will cost more than £1,000.
– PC James Thompson, Police Scotland
"The dyke, which has been reconstructed within the past 18 months, appears to have been hit at low speed, possibly by a large vehicle carrying out a three-point turn.
"There are no markings or debris left on the road so it looks like the wall has been hit with low impact. But it is a hit and run nevertheless, and a costly one, so we would urge any members of the public with any details that may assist the investigation to come forward."
Cumbria Constabulary are hoping to add an extra 84 officers to the force over the next year.Over the next two years the force is looking to take-on a further 72 full-time Police Officers and transfer 12 staff from other areas of the force.
The body of a woman has been discovered in the River Serwent near Brigham in West Cumbria.
No formal identification has taken place but the family of missing woman Margaret Huddart have been informed.
The 80 year old was last seen on Wednesday in the Wordsworth Court area of Cockermouth.
Police have named the woman killed in a crash in Cumbria yesterday.
76 year old Margaret Bold was from Egremeont.
The two vehicle crash happened around 9:30am yesterday, on the A595 at Bigrigg.
An 86 year old woman was also taken to hospital after the crash, she's in a critical but stable condition.
Police are appealing for information after a woman went missing in West Cumbria.
80 year old Margaret Huddart was last seen at around 11:45am on Wednesday in the Wordsworth Court area of Cockermouth.
Cumbria Police are asking residents to check gardens and alleyways for signs of Mrs Huddart.
A woman has died following a car crash in Cumbria this morning.
The crash happened on the A595 near Egremont around 9:30am.
The woman was from the town, and her family have been informed.
An 86 year old woman was also taken to hospital after the crash and is a critical but stable condition.
One person has been taken to hospital with life threatening injuries after a crash in Cumbria.
The two vehicle crash happened around 9:30am, on the A595 in Egremont.
The driver of the second car was also injured, but their injuries are not known.
The road will be closed for several hours.
Police Scotland have launched a recruitment drive for special constables in the run up to the Commonwealth Games.
In Dumfries and Galloway the volunteers will have the chance to either go to Glasgow in July to help police the games, or backfill full time officers in the region.