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Warning after spate of thefts in north east Fife

Police in north east Fife are issuing a warning to the public following a number of acquisitive crime offences in the area over the past month.

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Craig Slater has been convicted.

Rapist guilty of attacks and sexual assaults on women

A Fife man has today been convicted for a series of physical and sexual assaults on women.

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Fawcett took his victim to the RBS on Rosslyn Stree, Kirkcaldy.

Drug addict tried to con vulnerable OAP out of £5000

A drug addict took an elderly neighbour suffering from Alzheimer’s by taxi to a bank and tried to rob her of £5000.

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The incident happened oni Dunnikier Road. Picture: Google

Police hunt flasher who exposed himself to woman

Police are on the hunt for a man who exposed himself to a woman on a Fife street.

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The three emergency services will be invoved in the exercise.

Fife town to host major emergency services exercise

A major emergency exercise involving police, fire crews and paramedics is to be staged in a Fife town on Wednesday, October 18.

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Police say the defibrillator was found nearby.

Lifesaving defibrillator taken from library

A crucial lifesaving defibrillator was stolen from a public library in Fife.

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Michael Gray.

Fife man guilty of physical and sexual assaults on women

A Fife man responsible for a pattern of domestic abuse, which included a series of physical and sexual assaults on women, has been convicted.

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The war memorial in Burntisland.

Two reported over urination on war memorial

Police have confirmed that two people have been reported over an incident in which a war memorial was urinated on.

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No-one should be bought or sold, says justice minister Michael Matheson.

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think

Their stories begin with hope and trust. Their stories begin with believing people who said they could help them find their way to a better life.

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Gray was convicted at the High Court in Livingston. Pic Ian Rutherford.

Community sentence for Fife man caught with indecent images

A Fife man, who had over 1400 indecent images of children on his computers, has been placed on a community payback order.

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Rise in attacks on ambulance staff ‘unacceptable’

Rise in attacks on ambulance staff ‘unacceptable’

Politicians in Fife have condemned attacks on ambulance staff, after it was revealed that the number of assaults on personnel had increased over the last five years.

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Crimestoppers wants people to speak up about hate crime.

Scots urged to report hate crime

Crimestoppers is urging people to report incidents of hate crime across Scotland.

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Police are appealing for information.

Warning after series of thefts in Fife

Police are appealing for witnesses and issuing a security warning to the public following a number of thefts from homes, businesses and vehicles in St Andrews.

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Police are appealing for information.

Arrest in East Neuk public indecencies

A man has been charged following recent indecent exposures in the East Neuk of Fife.

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The equipment was stolen in St Andrews.

Life saving equipment stolen from Fife town

Police are investigating after a life-saving defibrillator was stolen in St Andrews.

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Docherty worked at Morrisons, Farmfoods, and Home Bargains.

No jail for shop boss after sex attacks on female workers

AN ASSISTANT store manager who sexually assaulted five female colleagues whilst working at well known high street shopping chains has dodged a prison sentence.

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IAM RoadSmart recommends  a drink-drive rehabilitation course should be made compulsory for those convicted of drink-driving, as opposed to it being voluntary.

Road safety charity call to reduce deaths caused by drink-driving

The UK’s biggest road safety charity is calling for a compulsory rehabilitation course as well as visible policing and a cut to the drink-drive limit to reduce the number of deaths on the roads.

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Witness appeal after second public indecency in Fife

Witness appeal after second public indecency in Fife

Police have appealed for witnesses following a second incident of public indecency in the East Neuk of the Kingdom.

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Penman threatened police officers who drove him to hospital

Duo arrested after 12-hour theft spree

Police have charged two men in connection with theft and housebreaking following a series of crimes committed across Fife.

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