TWO brothers were shocked when police stormed their garage in Annan . . . to examine a paintball gun.
TWO women dressed for a night out are being sought by police in connection with an attempted housebreaking in the town last night.
POLICE closed a Dumfries town centre road on Sunday morning following what was described as an ongoing incident.
SNIFFER dogs and police officers will be on patrol at next weekend’s Electric Fields Music Festival to ensure it is a drug free event.
A MIX-UP by police led to a four-and-a-half hour delay before a vulnerable Dumfries woman was found dead in her home.
A COUPLE were terrorised in their Dumfries home on Wednesday night by two men who forced their way in, threatened them, and then made off with cash.
A 46-YEAR-OLD woman has died following a house fire overnight in Annan.
A PILE of male clothing found on a Dumfries bridge has sparked a police appeal for information.
A BODY has been recovered from the River Nith in Dumfries.
A WOMAN from Annan has told of the shocking moment she fell victim to a growing trend for robberies by motorcyclists in London.
A THREE-VEHICLE collision in the heart of Dumfries saw fire crews rescue a woman trapped in her car early this morning.
A RAID on the site of the new £212 million Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary (DGRI) has seen the theft of power tools worth over £3000.
A MAN has died following a two-vehicle crash which closed southbound lanes of the A74 (M) near Lockerbie this morning.
A CALL has been made to preserve and protect a derelict Dumfries factory — despite security efforts this week failing to stop children accessing the site.
A FLOWER tub in Annan High Street struck by a car might be restored — but then forced to move due to anti-terror bomb fears.
AN ASSAULT in Dumfries yesterday afternoon which left a man with serious injuries has sparked a police appeal for information.
AN ALLEGED rape of a man in the centre of Dumfries at the weekend has now been discounted by police.
A SUSPICIOUS fire is now being treated as wilful fireraising at a house in Gretna on Sunday, prompting an investigation by Police Scotland.
A MAN in Stranraer has been charged with wasting police time — following police enquiries into an alleged assault.
A ‘BIZARRE’ incident near Beattock is being probed by police.
A FARMER whose £900 Beltex ewe was stolen two weeks ago is planning to replace her at the coming Carlisle sales.
A SUBSTANTIAL amount of cash has been stolen from a farm between Dumfries and New Abbey.
FIVE police officers from Dumfries and Galloway hope to raise £1000 for charity in a challenge dubbed ‘Run Doonhame.’
TWO thieves made off with £14,000 worth of Apple products from a store in Carlisle in the early hours of this morning.
COP cams that were introduced on the beat across Annandale and Eskdale only two months ago have been withdrawn by Police Scotland — against the wishes of local officers.
POLICE officers in Annandale and Eskdale are beginning their festive campaign in towns and villages across the area this weekend.
AN ELDERLY woman was tied up and robbed in her home at a village near Dumfries in the early hours of Saturday morning.
PROPERTY worth more than £1000 was stolen during a farm break in at New Abbey over the weekend.
POLICE have hailed this year’s Lockerbie Gala a success.
A CRACKDOWN on human trafficking has seen arrests made and searches carried out at properties in the region.