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Court for teen after £7k drug recovery

A 17-year-old from the Liverpool area is anticipated to appear at Peterhead Sheriff Court today following the recovery of heroin and cocaine.
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Inverurie officers with campaign partners Lisa Godini, Alison Hay, Graeme Benson, Mike Ogg, Richard Jessiman, and Murray Cox from the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

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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Officers to carry out road traffic operation

Officers in the Banff and Buchan area will be carrying out a road traffic operation to highlight the importance of winter safety and to target anti-social driving this weekend.

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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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Male charged in connection with alleged thefts

Male charged in connection with alleged thefts

A 41 years-old male has been charged in connection with the alleged Thefts of 15 charity containers from business premises in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.

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The High Court in Aberdeen

Life sentence for man who murdered his friend

A 31-year-old has been jailed for at least 14 years after being found guilty of killing another man in Peterhead.

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Man charged after 'bogus caller' incidents

A 34-year-old man from Peterhead has been charged in connection with 13 alleged 'bogus caller' incidents in Aberdeen and Peterhead involving the sale of cigarettes.

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Scottish SPCA badge.

Man given five year pet ban

A Peterhead man has been given a five year ban on owning any domestic pet and a six month supervision order following a Scottish SPCA investigation.

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Police appeal after attempted robbery

Police Scotland is appealing for witnesses following an attempt robbery in Boddam yesterday.

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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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Three charged following recovery of Class A drugs worth £85,000

Three charged following recovery of Class A drugs worth £85,000

Police Scotland can confirm that three men are expected to appear at court following the recovery of Class A drugs with a 'street' value of around £85,000 in the North East.

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Developers Muirden say the incident was the latest in a string of break-ins carried out by 'mindless' vandals.

Vandals cause 'significant damage' to former hospital

Vandals have been caught on CCTV camera breaking into a former Buchan hospital.

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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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Seven men and four women have been reported to the Procurator Fiscal in their respective areas.

Eleven charged with alleged drink driving offences over weekend

Eleven people have been charged with alleged drink driving offences during high visibility Road Policing patrols across the North East at the weekend.

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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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Police say there appear to be no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of a 24 years-old man in Cruden Bay.

Sudden death at Cruden Bay update

Police Scotland can confirm that there are no apparent suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of a 24-year-old man in Cruden Bay.

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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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