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Murder victim identified, Edinburgh

Police in Edinburgh can now identify the murder victim whose body was discovered close to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary on Sunday, April 7.


Edinburgh murder - man charged

A man has been arrested and charged with the murder of a 43 year old man whose body was found in the car park of Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.






Murder, Edinburgh - Man Identified

Police in Edinburgh can now confirm the identity of a man who died following an incident in Lochend Butterfly Way on Saturday 6th April.






Corstorphine Hill inquiry - update

Detectives investigating the murder of a middle-aged woman whose remains were found in an Edinburgh nature reserve are still looking for help to identify her.















Shooting - East Kilbride

Two men have died and another is being treated in hospital after a shooting at a farm in East Kilbride.










Major Incident Glasgow - Update

Following the major incident at Clutha Vaults, Police Scotland can now confirm that the number of fatalities has risen to eight.












Major incident in Glasgow

Police Scotland is appealing for information and witnesses following the major incident at the Clutha Vaults bar on Friday 29 November 2013.




Glasgow helicopter crash update

Police Scotland has confirmed that the final number of fatalities from Friday night’s incident at the Clutha Vaults pub has been confirmed as nine.



Media statement from DCC Rose Fitzpatrick

At a media briefing earlier this afternoon, DCC Rose Fitzpatrick confirmed that the body of the ninth person has now been removed from the scene and taken to the Southern General Hospital.


Helicopter crash update

Police Scotland can now confirm the identity of a fifth person who died when the service helicopter came down on the Clutha Vaults pub in Glasgow on Friday night as Samuel McGhee.


Major Incident Glasgow - Update 01/12/2013

Police Scotland can confirm that just after 11 o clock this morning the body of another person was removed from the incident site and has been taken to the Southern General Hospital.


Major Incident Glasgow - Update 01/12/2013

As part of the ongoing investigation in relation to the helicopter crash at the Clutha Vaults, Police Scotland has confirmed that the body of a male has been recovered from the scene.



Major Incident Glasgow - Update 01/12/2013

Following the major incident at the Clutha Vaults pub, the Major Investigations Team are asking the public to send any photographs, audio or video footage they have of the incident to Police Scotland.