Police Scotland Highland & Islands Division can confirm Chief Inspector Jamie Wilson has been appointed as the new area commander for the North Highland region.
A training scheme to help reduce the number of collisions involving motorcyclists is to be run for the first time in Orkney.
Police Scotland can confirm that a man has died following a fire at a property on the island of Hoy in Orkney.
Donald Ewen Darroch has been commended for his contribution to law and order on the Isle of Jura, where he has been a volunteer officer for more than 22 years
The Organised Crime Partnership (Scotland) has welcomed the conviction of Robert Lockhart who has pleaded guilty to illegally importing handguns and ammunition into the UK.
Police in Orkney can confirm that a quantity of cannabis with a "street" value of around £18,000 has been recovered from a vehicle in the St Margaret's Hope area on South Ronaldsay.
A 27 year old man has been arrested and charged in relation to an alleged indecent assault following an incident on a number 28 bus service between Inverness and Dingwall.
Police Scotland has acknowledged the conviction and sentencing of Ryan Brandie, who has been convicted of the murder of Gary Gallogley in Inverness.
Police in Inverness are appealing for information following a report of a man behaving inappropriately towards a teenage girl on a service bus.
Police Scotland is appealing for information following a road traffic collision on the A87 at Inverinate.