Year-end figures highlighted a reduction of more than five per cent in overall crime when compared to the previous year.
Just one fixed penalty notice has been issued by police in the Highlands since they were given new powers to enforce coronavirus lockdown measures
Anyone caught ignoring the lockdown now faces being fined – with the penalties potentially rising as high as £960
Former First Minister found not guilty on 12 sexual assault charges and charge of assault with intent to rape not proven
Police Scotland is asking employers to consider providing paid leave to members of staff who volunteer as Special Constables
A SPATE of thefts from cars in the strath have sparked a police investigation.
Highland Hospice has revealed details about how fraudsters stole £575,000 from the charity.
Police are appealing for information after a thief stole a collection box from an Inverness sandwich shop.
Highland motorists have been reported to the courts for drug driving offences, say police. Drivers urged to know the law before driving.
A SPATE of distraction thefts has sparked a warning from police for people to be on their guard.
A MAN who threatened to kill his girlfriend because she refused to let him into her Kingussie home was ordered to carry out 120 hours of unpaid work.