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Police in the Scottish Borders are appealing for information to help find a man reporting missing from Peebles.
Tuan Huu DINH was last seen leaving the McDonald Cardrona Hotel at around 8.35pm on Saturday 20 June 2015.
The 32-year-old, who was part of a tour party visiting from Vietnam and has limited English, has not been seen or heard from since and concern is now growing for his welfare.
He is described as South East Asian appearance and is 5ft 6 inches tall with short black hair. He was wearing a black jacket, blue jeans and Nike trainers.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police immediately.
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Police are investigating the death of a man who was found at the cemetery on Manor Road in Carlisle today.
They were called to the scene at 7.46am with a report of a body found by a member of public.
The death is being treated as suspicious and the cemetery has been closed while police carry out their enquiries.
Officers remain at the scene with police dogs and a white tent has been put up.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police.
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Police Scotland has started its summer drink driving campaign in Dumfries and Galloway.
The number of drink driving convictions is down since a new lower limit was introduced in Scotland in December.
But fatalities in the region are up on last year.
An 18-year-old female was seriously injured following a crash involving a car and a tractor in the Borders yesterday afternoon.
The teenager was travelling in a Fiat car which collided with a tractor pulling a trailer on the A6105 road near Chirnside, Berwickshire.
She was rushed to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary for emergency treatment.
The road was closed for several hours while an investigation took place into the accident, which happened around 1.45p.m.
Police Scotland have asked for any witnesses to get in contact.
Cumbrians are being asked to help trace the next of kin for a man from Shevington.
Eighty-one-year-old James Whinnerah passed away on May 31 at his home. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.
Greater Manchester Police believe he may have a step-sister called Eleanor who lives in Cumbria.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Police Coroner's Office on 0161 856 4685.
Police are urging Cumbria's households to be on their guard against opportunist thieves during the summer.
Officers says windows and doors left open to keep houses cool can tempt burglars, and that residents should make sure they are closed and locked when nobody's home.
Violent crime in Cumbria has risen sharply over the last year according to the latest figures published today.
Overall crime also went up.
However Cumbria Police says that over the last five years crime has fallen and that Cumbria remains one of the lowest areas for crime in the whole country.
Tim Backshall has been looking at the latest figures: