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Scottish SPCA appeal for potential puppy farm victims

The Scottish SPCA is appealing for information following an investigation into a suspected puppy farm.
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Specialist search officers with assistance from Police Scotland's dog unit will be carrying out a search along the old railway line from Fraserburgh to Strichen

Searches continue for missing 90-year-old

Searches are continuing today to help trace 90-year-old William Ritchie, who has been reported missing from his home at Fraserburgh.

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Mr Ritchie - known as Bill - was reported missing by a neighbour in the West Road area of the town on Sunday January 12

Appeal to trace movements of Bill during past week

Officers carrying out searches to trace missing person William Ritchie are appealing to anyone who has seen the 90-year-old in the last week to come forward as enquiries continue to establish his whereabouts.

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Police have charged a 15-year-old boy over the alleged disorder

Appeal for witnesses after Peterhead theft

Officers are appealing for information following a theft by housebreaking in the Buchan Terrace area of Peterhead.

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Searches have been and continue to be carried out in the Fraserburgh area today

Search continues for missing Fraserburgh man

Police Scotland is continuing to appeal for information to help trace 90-year-old William Ritchie, who has been reported missing from his home in the Fraserburgh area.

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William was last seen about 12 noonhon Friday, January 12

Police appeal to trace missing man

Police Scotland is appealing for information to trace a William Ritchie, who is aged 90 and has been reported missing from the Fraserburgh area.
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Police Scotland

Police appeal following vandalism in Peterhead

Police Scotland is appealing for information following a vandalism in the outskirts of Peterhead.

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The High Court in Edinburgh

Drugs trafficker jailed for 40 months

A drugs trafficker whose haul of heroin and cocaine was unearthed after a detection dog was deployed was jailed for 40 months on Wednesday (December 20).

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Police Scotland

£24,000 worth of cocaine recovered in Peterhead

A 28-year-old man has been charged in relation to alleged drugs offences following the recovery of cocaine with a 'street' value of around £24,000 in Peterhead.

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Police Scotland

Teens charged after thefts and break-ins

Three teenage boys - two aged 13 and a 14-year-old - have been charged in connection with numerous thefts and break-ins in Mintlaw.

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Police Scotland

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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Police Scotland

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 Scotland

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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Police Scotland

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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