POLICE in the Scottish Borders have changed their twitter handle.

The handle for Scottish Borders was previously @BordersPolice but will now be @PSOSBorders.

That account which covers only the Scottish Borders has just over 6,000 followers.

Police Scotland’s Twitter feed for the Lothians and Scottish Borders was previously @ LothBordPolice but will now be @PSOSLothBord



This covers the whole of the Lothians and Borders Division and has just over 25,000 followers.

Police Scotland’s official twitter account remains @PoliceScotland and it has just over 323,000 followers.

Officers wish to remind the public that twitter is not for reporting crime and not monitored 24/7. In an emergency call 999. For non-emergencies call 101.