25 Jul 2014 06:30
POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a racially aggravated assault in Eyemouth on Tuesday evening (22nd July).
14 Jul 2014 07:30 • David Knox
THE new police chief for the Borders believes years of under reporting is behind a hike in sexual crimes over the past 12 months.
5 Jun 2014 07:30
ASSAULTING a man outside a Galashiels nightclub in front of a police officer cost Craig Williamson a £300 fine.
28 May 2014 06:30
THREE people have been reported to the Procurator Fiscal following a spate of housebreakings in the Borders.
27 May 2014 07:30
POLICE in the Borders are issuing a warning following reports of two bogus telephone calls in Kelso in as many days.
9 Nov 2013 07:30
A HOMELESS man who struck another man over the head with a glass object to his injury in Scott Park, Galashiels, had sentence deferred at Selkirk Sheriff Court until December 9 for background reports to be considered.
7 Nov 2013 16:15
POLICE in the Scottish Borders are appealing for witnesses following two separate thefts from work vans in Morebattle.
4 Nov 2013 08:30 • David Knox
FURIOUS families of disabled adults had to submit a Freedom of Information request to find out what social work bosses were planning for their loved ones.
29 Oct 2013 11:30
IN the most recent incident in the Berwickshire area, a publican was conned into parting with a substantial amount of money which was sent via taxi to an address in Edinburgh for dropping off.
18 Sep 2013 14:30
POLICE in the Borders are investigating reports of the theft of sheep in the Tweeddale area since the start of this year.
4 Sep 2013 09:30
POLICE in the Borders are appealing for information following the theft of a motorbike from a lay-by near Hawick.
31 Aug 2013 12:30
MULTI-award-winning international composer, Michael Nyman is creating new music inspired by the Hawick Missal Fragment.
5 Aug 2013 07:00
A CARER has admitted stealing various sums of money from two elderly women she was looking after.
1 Dec 2012 09:30 • Ally McGilvray
A TERRIFIED shop worker was left trapped inside her store when a flash flood hit Galashiels last week.
21 Nov 2012 06:30 • Alan Ferguson
A GALASHIELS surveyor couldn't avoid asking his future father-in-law for permission to wed his daughter - as he was also marrying them.
3 Oct 2012 14:30 • David Knox
A HALF-MILLION pounds arts project to celebrate the Olympics has been taken over by drunken teenagers.
3 Oct 2012 09:30
No suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of an angler who was found in the Ettrick Water in Selkirk.
2 Oct 2012 14:23
A SPATE of unusual and disturbing instances of malicious damage targeted at safety cameras on the A68 has been taking place.
11 Jul 2012 09:30
POLICE have issued a fresh appeal for information after a stolen quad bike was found destroyed in the Borders.
9 Jul 2012 09:29 • Ally McGilvray
AFTER washouts at Selkirk and Hawick, it was feared rain could dampen spirits at this year's Braw Lads' Gathering in Galashiels. But, in the end, the sun and community spirit shone on the town's Gala Day.