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Fire-Raising, Housebreaking and Serious Assaults Fall in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

  • 04/06/2021 10:04:10
  • Figures released by Police Scotland also show 162 more crimes of fraud against the same period last year and 29 more crimes of common assault against emergency workers – up from 400 to 429.

More Than 60 Fewer Serious Assaults Within Ayrshire

  • 04/06/2021 10:01:30
  • Ayrshire has recorded almost 50 fewer crimes of fire-raising and more than 60 fewer crimes of serious assault against the same reporting period last year.

Serious Assaults and Robberies Down Across Lanarkshire

  • 04/06/2021 09:59:13
  • Lanarkshire has recorded almost 90 fewer serious assaults and 30 fewer crimes of robbery and assault with intent to rob against the same period last year.

Total Crimes and Offences Down in Argyll and Bute and West Dunbartonshire

  • 04/06/2021 09:57:15
  • Total crimes and offences are down across Argyll and Bute and West Dunbartonshire, with 6763 recorded, a 21.6% drop compared with the same period last year.

Man struck by car in Queensferry Road in Edinburgh

  • 04/06/2021 09:55:05
  • Man struck by car in Queensferry Road in Edinburgh

Highlands and Islands Remains One of The Safest Places in Scotland

  • 04/06/2021 09:53:53
  • The Highlands & Islands remains one of the safest regions in Scotland, according to latest crime figures. 

North East Scotland Officers Identify and Support Hundreds of Victims During COVID Lockdown

  • 04/06/2021 09:51:26
  • Hundreds of vulnerable victims were identified and safeguarded during the COVID-19 pandemic across the North East thanks to proactive work between police and our partners acting on vital information provided by our communities. 

Proactivity in Tayside Leads to Increase In Violence and Drug Crime

  • 04/06/2021 09:48:34
  • Police in Tayside recorded a near 12% increase in crimes linked to drugs and violence during the past year as the result of continued proactive activity to pursue offenders and keep vulnerable victims safe.

Sexual Crime Detection Rates Rise in Fife

  • 04/06/2021 09:45:58
  • A commitment to protecting vulnerable people has seen sexual crime detection rates rise in Fife.

Violent Crime Falls in Forth Valley

  • 04/06/2021 09:43:51
  • Violent crime has fallen within Forth Valley.

Murder, Culpable Homicide and Serious Assaults Fall in Edinburgh

  • 04/06/2021 09:41:35
  • Murders, culpable homicide and serious assaults have fallen in Edinburgh.

Rise in Sexual Crime Detection Rates in Lothians and Scottish Borders

  • 04/06/2021 09:38:55
  • The Lothians and Scottish Borders Division’s commitment to protecting vulnerable people has resulted in positive rise in sexual crime detection rates.

Appeal following serious road crash on A82 at Kirkton, near Inverness

  • 04/06/2021 09:10:14
  • Road Policing Officers are appealing for witnesses following a serious crash on the A82 at Kirkton, near Lochend, Inverness.

Updated statement on previous appeal for information regarding suspicious death in West Princes Street, Glasgow

  • 04/06/2021 08:47:03
  • A 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of Esther Brown, 67, whose body was discovered within an address on West Princes Street, Glasgow, on Tuesday, 1 June, 2021.

Serious assault, Gallowgate, Glasgow

  • 03/06/2021 16:24:09
  • Detectives in Glasgow have released images of a man they believe may be able to assist with their ongoing investigation into an assault that took place on Sunday, 30 August, 2020.


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