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Sex offender placed under supervision

Sex offender placed under supervision

03/08/2017, by in News, ST Online

A 20-year-old man who admitted carrying out a sexual assault on an underage girl has been placed under supervision for two years.Asa Tulloch, of St Olaf Street, Lerwick admitted the offence during an earlier court appearance. His sentence was deferred at the time for background reports to be com... Read more...

Items stolen from car in Lerwick

Items stolen from car in Lerwick

18/11/2016, by in News

Police are appealing for witnesses after items, including a camera, were taken from a car in Hoofields.The incident is believed to have taken place some time between Saturday evening and Monday afternoon.The items reported stolen from the grey Audi a black Nikon camera, Adidas trainers and a... Read more...

Men jailed for resetting goods

Men jailed for resetting goods

04/04/2014, by in News, Public Affairs

Two men with dreadful records of dishonesty were jailed for nearly five years at Lerwick Sheriff Court yesterday.Adam Nelson, 25, and Kieran Roberts, 26, both of whom appeared from Barlinnie Prison, admitted possessing a range of stolen goods, some of which had been intended as Christmas presents.... Read more...

Hoswick knitwear raid

Hoswick knitwear raid

0 comments, 23/03/2014, by in News

A “large amount of damage” was caused by thieves who broke into Hoswick Woolen Mill and stole cash and collection boxes. Police  this morning received a report of the break in, which is believed to have happened over the weekend between 5pm on Friday and 11am on Sunday. According to a police ... Read more...