29 Jan 2015 08:45
HEROIN valued at around £1600 was recovered from a house in Galashiels this week.
2 Sep 2014 09:30
A 22-YEAR-OLD woman has been charged with drug offences after Police Scotland executed a search warrant at a property in the Borders.
21 Aug 2014 06:30
TRAVELLERS were warned about their behaviour after human excrement was found littering a popular beauty spot in Tweedbank.
6 Aug 2014 07:30
LIVE-SAVING equipment was taken after thieves stole a van from outside the home of a local search and rescue volunteer.
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.