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Festive policing operation launched

Police and partners in Aberdeenshire launched the highly successful ‘Safer Streets’ festive policing campaign in Inverurie today (Wednesday).

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Drivers charged during festive patrols

Ten people were charged with alleged drink-driving offences at the weekend across the North East during high-visibility patrols on Scotland's roads to deter and tackle festive drink-driving.

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Police are urging residents to be aware of the warning signs that such activity may be happening in their neighbourhood and report any concerns.

Police target 'cuckooing' drug dealers in North East

Police in the North east have been cracking down on 'cuckooing' drug dealers who target members of the community by taking over their homes to store or deal drugs.

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Officers in the North East are recording significant reductions and increased detection rates

Incidents down and detection rates up as officers continue to tackle crime in the NE

Officers in the North East are recording significant reductions and increased detection rates in tackling the crimes that affect our communities most, in particular acquisitive crime and overall violent crime, which includes serious and common assault.
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Yvonne Hill maybe travelling in the Aberdeenshire area.

Appeal to trace missing person

Officers in the Highlands are appealing to the public for assistance to help trace Yvonne Hill, 31, who has been reported missing from the Fort William area.

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Nine charged with alleged drink driving offences

Nine people were charged with alleged drink driving offences at the weekend as further high visibility Road Policing patrols continued to take place across the North East.

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No-one should be bought or sold, says justice minister Michael Matheson.

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think

Their stories begin with hope and trust. Their stories begin with believing people who said they could help them find their way to a better life.

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Crimestoppers wants people to speak up about hate crime.

Scots urged to report hate crime

Crimestoppers is urging people to report incidents of hate crime across Scotland.

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IAM RoadSmart recommends  a drink-drive rehabilitation course should be made compulsory for those convicted of drink-driving, as opposed to it being voluntary.

Road safety charity call to reduce deaths caused by drink-driving

The UK’s biggest road safety charity is calling for a compulsory rehabilitation course as well as visible policing and a cut to the drink-drive limit to reduce the number of deaths on the roads.

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Man charged after opportunistic crimes

A 37-year-old man has been charged in connection with a number of alleged opportunistic crimes in the Insch area this week.

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Men charged with alleged hare-coursing offences

Two men aged 30 and 23 have been charged in connection with alleged hare-coursing offences in Aberdeenshire.

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Public urged to lock up after opportunistic crimes

Police Scotland is appealing for information following a number of opportunistic crimes in the Insch area whereby, in some cases, thieves took advantage of insecure properties.

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Man charged following disturbance in Insch

Police have arrested and charged a man following a disturbance in the Insch area.

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CCTV images released in bid to help police enquiry

Police Scotland has released CCTV images in a bid to help identify and trace a man who could assist with an ongoing investigation into an attempted robbery in Insch.

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Police investigating theft from elderly victim

Officers are appealing for information following a sneak-in theft at an address in Inverurie.

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The branding, which carries both Police Scotland and Poileas Alba, will be introduced on the services website and intranet

Police Scotland rolls out dual English-Gaelic Logo

Police Scotland has today (Tuesday, September 19) introduced its dual language logo featuring both English and Gaelic.

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Police Scotland are appealing for people to double check their security arrangements

Police warning after opportunistic thefts

Police Scotland are appealing for people to double check their security arrangements following a weekend where a number of opportunist thefts occurred across Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire

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The incident occurred between 1pm and 2.15pm on Saturday, September 9

Appeal for information following vandalism, Strathburn Primary School

Officers in Aberdeenshire are appealing for information following a vandalism at Strathburn Primary Schooll in Inverurie.

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Enquiries continue into attempted robbery

Police are continuing enquiries in relation to an attempted robbery of a man at the Commerce Street area of Insch at around 7.10pm last night.

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Police appeal following disturbance

Officers are investigating a disturbance that took place in the Insch area yesterday evening (September 14).
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