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Five in court after £180k of drugs seized

Five people have appeared in court in connection with the recovery of Class A drugs worth a six-figure sum in Fife.

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Kevin McLean.

Gun fan said he would show up at school

A GUN enthusiast sent terrifying messages to a woman he met on a dating site – telling her he could see her through a rifle scope from miles away and was going to turn up at a school where he thought she worked.

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Dundee Sheriff Court.

Antiques dealer trial: Witness tells of finding valuables in warehouse

A BUS driver today told the trial of an antiques dealer accused of stealing heirlooms he was entrusted to sell that he had found valuables “strewn across the floor” of a warehouse after the man’s shop closed down.

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The Salvation Army building.

Drink driver steals takeaway car and crashes into building

A hot food delivery car was stolen from outside a chip shop by a drunk man who then smashed it into a Salvation Army building.

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‘Be alert’ warning after elderly Fife woman conned by bogus workmen

‘Be alert’ warning after elderly Fife woman conned by bogus workmen

An elderly Fife woman has been left shaken after bogus callers conned her out of a large sum of money.

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Craig Davidson is accused of starting a fire on Bonnygate, Cupar.

Residents ‘forced to jump out window’ to escape fire

A MAN is to stand trial accused of starting a fire outside a block of flats that forced occupants to jump from their windows to escape the blaze.

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Allan Bryant has not been seen since leaving a Glenrothes nightclub in November, 2013.

Bryant family to appear on BBC’s Crimewatch

The family of missing Fife man Allan Bryant are to appear on the BBC’s Crimewatch Roadshow today appealing for information as to their son’s whereabouts.

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Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court.

Girl tells court of moment dog attacked her

A PENSIONER today told a court that she left her grandson’s massive American Akita dog alone in her garden as she went to watch Emmerdale mo plments before it chewed through a fence and savaged a girl playing on her trampoline.

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Tasers on Fife streets: ‘Last resort would be pulling the trigger’

“It doesn’t change what I do daily,” says Jim Harvey, a response officer based in Kirkcaldy.

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Clerk stole £3000 from care home residents

Clerk stole £3000 from care home residents

A CLERK who stole over £3000 from a dozen residents at the council owned care home where she worked has dodged jail.

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Warning to businesses in Fife after high-value fraud

Warning to businesses in Fife after high-value fraud

Police have issued a security warning to local businesses in Fife, following high-value fraud.

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Dundee Sheriff Court heard there were 15 separate female complainers.

Driving instructor accused of sexually assaulting 15 women

A DRIVING instructor was today ordered to stand trial accused of sexually assaulting 15 of his female students.

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The launch of You're Asking for It campaign

Community police – keeping Kirkcaldy safe

Last month, Inspector Black wrote about policing the Links Market, our response to a number of violent incidents and the proactive work carried out by our colleagues from Police Scotland’s Communities Prevention Task Force.

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Police have found a body in a Glasgow park

Police hunt flasher on Fife Coastal Path

Police in Fife are appealing for witnesses after a man exposed himself on the Fife Coastal Path.

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Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court.

Thug beat special needs man with hockey stick

A THUG who used a broken hockey stick to attack a man with special needs has been warned he could go to jail.

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The scheme started in March.

Fife banks halt £14k as seven men arrested

Cheques and bank withdrawals worth a total of £14,000 were stopped from being processed and seven arrests were made in Fife last week thanks to the Banking Protocol.

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Fife man jailed over £63m heroin bust

A Fife man has been jailed after police busted a heroin shipment with a street value of £63 million.

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Fife school IT technician admits having child abuse images

Fife school IT technician admits having child abuse images

An IT technician at a Fife school who downloaded sick child abuse images on to a school laptop has received a community payback order.

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Police are investigating a serious assault which took place in Dysart last night (Thursday).

Man arrested for alleged serious assault in Dysart

A 34-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly attacking a 32-year-old man in Dysart.

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How Fife is tackling the rising problem of missing people

How Fife is tackling the rising problem of missing people

“We want people to know that there’s always help out there. There’s always support available.”

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