Strathclyde Police

Buckfast Take Strathclyde Police To Court Over Anti-Crime Stickers

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 23.02.2013 | UK

Buckfast suppliers are taking Strathclyde police to court and have accused them of "ethnic cleansing" over anti-crime stickers shopkeepers are being a...

Woman Killed After Out-Of-Control Lorry Ploughs Into Her House

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK

A woman has been killed after an out-of-control lorry ploughed into her home. The incident happened in Main Street, Fairlie, North Ayrshire, Scotla...

Glasgow Gun-Death Police Officer Named As Constable Rod Gellatly

PA | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

A police officer who died after a firearm was discharged at a city police station was named as Constable Rod Gellatly, 41. He was at Baird Street p...

Officer Dead After Gun Fired At Glasgow Police Station

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

A police officer has died after a firearm was discharged at a police station. Strathclyde Police said the incident took place at Baird Street Polic...

Ex-NotW Scotland Editor Arrested Over Tommy Sheridan Case

PA | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK

A former editor of the News of the World Scotland has been arrested and charged with attempting to pervert the course of justice at the time of ex-MSP...

Missing Diver's Body Found Near Oban

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.05.2012 | UK

The body of a diver who went missing while exploring a wreck has been recovered by police. John Skerry, 54, became separated from a group while div...

'Tragic Accident': Eight-Year-Old Died After Being Hit By Reversing Car Driven By His Father

PA | Posted 06.04.2012 | UK

An eight-year-old boy has died in a "tragic accident" after he was apparently hit by a reversing car thought to be driven by his father. Police sai...

Celtic Manager Murder Plot Suspect Was 'Bugged' By Police, Court Hears

PA | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK

A man accused of plotting to kill Celtic manager Neil Lennon and other high-profile supporters of the football club had a listening bug planted in his...

Cross-Dressing Thief Stole Thousands Disguised As 76-Year-Old Woman

PA | Posted 08.04.2012 | UK

A "cross-dressing rogue" posed as an elderly woman to steal thousands of pounds from her bank account, police have said. The middle-aged man donned...

'Terrible Crime' After Body Found In House

PA | Posted 14.02.2012 | UK

Police have launched a murder inquiry after a man's body was discovered. Officers found Graeme Melville, 25, dead when they were called to an addre...

Family Describes Anguish After Pensioner Killed By Thieves Driving His Car

PA | Posted 01.02.2012 | UK

The son of a pensioner who was killed trying to stop his car being stolen has said the tragedy devastated the family and left his mother feeling that ...

Abattoir Worker 'Crushed To Death By Cow Carcass'

PA | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK

A man has died after an accident in an abattoir. The 23-year-old died in hospital from serious head injuries following the inciden...

Police Apologise For Handling Of Sex Offender Who Committed Double Murder

PA | Posted 11.01.2012 | UK

A police force has apologised for its handling of a convicted sex offender who tortured and murdered a woman and her young daughter. Former soldier...

Four Men Held Over Disappearance of Lynda Spence

PA | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK

Four men have been detained by police investigating the disappearance of a financial adviser who has been missing for more than six months. Lynda S...

Woman Raped At Occupy Protest In George Square, Glasgow

PA | Posted 26.12.2011 | UK

A woman has been raped in a tent at the site of an anti-capitalist demonstration. The 28-year-old was attacked at around 12.45am on Wednesday in Ge...

Police In Glasgow Find £3m Drugs Haul In Flat

PA | Posted 17.11.2011 | UK

Drugs worth more than £3 million have been seized by police. Officers from Strathclyde's major crime and terrorism investigation unit recovered th...

Disorder And Disturbance Verdict For Glasgow University Sit-In

PA | Posted 10.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- University bosses, police and protesters have been criticised after attempts to end a long-running sit-in at a leading university...

The Riots in Some English Cities

Peter Curran | Posted 14.10.2011 | UK Politics
Peter Curran

Sunday, 14 August 2011 The riots in some English cities The title of this blog represents the only accurate locational description of what happened o...