Dumfries and Galloway POLICE NEWS

More Than 600 Drivers Detected For Drink/Drug Offences Over Christmas Period

More than 600 motorists were detected for drink drug drive offences during the annual festive drink drug drive campaign. During the campaign, which ran between 1 December 2021 and 3 January 2022, Police Scotland officers carried out 2965 roadside tests. Overall, 628 drivers were detected for drink or drug driving offences. Assistant Chief Constable Mark […] Dumfries & Galloway NewsDumfries & Galloway News…


Police Scotland Increases Support For Local Policing During The Pandemic

Police Scotland is increasing the number of officers deployed in local policing divisions to support communities during the latest phase of the COVID pandemic. More than 300 officers from specialist functions throughout Scotland will move to support colleagues in local policing divisions temporarily from Monday, 10 January, 2022. At the same time, 258 probationary constables […] Dumfries & Galloway NewsDumfries & Galloway News…


MAN’S BODY FOUND NEAR LANGHOLM

POLICE from Dumfries and Galloway have reported that a man’s body has been found on land near Langholm this morning, Thursday, 30 December, 2021. A Police Spokesperson Said “He is […] Dumfries & Galloway NewsDumfries & Galloway News…




Sheep Worrying Incident Leaves Two Injured

POLICE OFFICERS are seeking witnesses in relation to a sheep worrying incident that occurred on 14th of November 2021, near to Bogue Farm, Dalry. Two sheep were injured as a […] Dumfries & Galloway NewsDumfries & Galloway News…





Police Issue Warning About Fuel Cash Scammers

Police in Dumfries & Galloway and Cumbria have received a number of reports of the following scam. Males usually driving luxury cars with German licence plates will flag down passing […] Dumfries & Galloway NewsDumfries & Galloway News…