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Daughter tells Graham murder trial her life was threatened

The daughter of Gordon Graham - the patriarch of Glenrothes’ ‘family from hell’ - has told a jury that the man accused of murdering her father threatened her on a bus.

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PIC IAN RUTHERFORD

Man faces trial over Manchester bombing victim abuse

A man is to stand trial accused of posting racist and abusive messages on Facebook about the victims of the Manchester bombing.

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Warning issued after Fife trespass incidents

Warning issued after Fife trespass incidents

British Transport Police have issued a warning after a number of incidents of trespassing at a Fife rail yard.

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Picture: George McLuskie

Boy charged after fire at welfare club

A teenage boy has been charged after a fire which ripped through the former Denbeath Miners’ Welfare Club yesterday.

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Fire at Torbain Primary (Pic: Andrew Elder)

Vandals ruin start of school for two Fife primaries

As thousands of eager youngsters started back at Kirkcaldy schools this week, for some the occasion was marred by mindless vandalism at two of the town’s primaries.

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Officers want to highlight there are various types of doorstep crime including bogus callers who try to get into a persons home or obtain personal details by pretending to be someone they are not like council staff or charity collectors and rogue traders.

Stay safe against doorstep crime

Police are urging communities to be aware of doorstep crime and scams following a number of reports of incidents across the North east area.

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Police investigate sudden death

Police investigate sudden death

Police have cordoned off a house and surrounding grounds in Levenmouth after a sudden death.

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PIC IAN RUTHERFORD

Thief faces jail after eBay tip-off

A thief raided the homes of rich students at St Andrews University before flogging the designer goods he stole on eBay and Gumtree.

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The fire damaged a staff-room and toilets. Pics by Andrew Elder

Deliberate fire at Fife school delays youngsters’ start

Disappointed youngsters who were about to start their schooldays at Torbain Primary in Kirkcaldy have been told they will have to wait a few days longer after fire damaged part of the school over the weekend.

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Man accused of robbing 81-year-old taxi driver

Man accused of robbing 81-year-old taxi driver

A Fife man, who is accused of attempting to rob a taxi driver at knifepoint, is behind bars.

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Innes Graham at work in BlackHorn St Andrews.

Campaign to replace photographer’s stolen camera kit

A crowdfunding initiative to raise funds for a St Andrews photographer has reached more than half of its target within a few days.

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Fife Police have been focussing on high value crimes and cracking down on theft and housebreaking.

Fife Police get tough on high value crimes

Police in Fife have launched a tough new initiative to crack down on housebreaking, theft, robbery, bogus callers and all types of acquisitive crime across the Kingdom.

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The stolen money had been accrued during the Women's British Open tournament

Thieves break open safe at golf course

Police in Fife are appealing for witnesses following a high-value theft from a golf course.

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Man arrested after ‘seige’ in Anstruther

Man arrested after ‘seige’ in Anstruther

A 34-year-old man has been arrested following a stand-off with police in Anstruther.

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Rebecca Williams with her father, who read a statement on her behalf after Blair Logan was sentenced at the High Court in Edinburgh today (August 11). (Picture: STV)

Fife woman tells of “barbaric and ruthless” fire attack which murdered partner

A Fife woman has described a fire attack which killed her partner and left her fighting for her life as “barbaric and ruthless”.

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Hayley Davidson

Man to stand trial over baby death

A man will stand trial next year charged with the murder of a baby girl in Fife.

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PIC IAN RUTHERFORD

Thug who killed drug dealer “over a tenner” is jailed

A callous thug who killed his drug dealer in a brutal knife attack “over a tenner” has been jailed for 12 and a half years.

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Fife man jailed for violent struggle with police officers

Fife man jailed for violent struggle with police officers

A Leven man has been jailed for causing a disturbance and struggled violently with officers at Dunfermline Police Station.

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The incident happened on Friday morning

Police hunt flasher on beach

Police are appealing for witnesses following an indecent exposure on a Fife beach.

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PIC IAN RUTHERFORD

Raging driver hit pizza delivery man

A raging driver deliberately drove in to a pizza delivery man – because the worker had slowed down in a bid to avoid hitting two pedestrians.

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