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Man arrested following two robberies

A 47-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with two robberies, including one in the Southside.

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Police detected a number of people in relation to drugs offences.

Arrests made in East Renfrewshire during week of action tackling drug crime

Police Scotland officers have taken part in a week of action to crack down on drugs crime in the South side.

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Police in East Renfrewshire are urging householders to think about security and not make life easy for thieves.

Security reminder following sneak-in theft in Newton Mearns

A man is due to appear in court today (Monday) to face theft-related charges.

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Sammy went missing in 2016. Pictured: His sister Anne and Chief Inspector Brian Shaw

Family’s anguish over missing Sammy

Samuel Townsley went missing on October 19, 2016, after he was last seen at 9.30am in Glasgow’s Union Street.

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Puppy farm plea

Puppy farm plea

The Pets’n’Vets Family, the network of veterinary practices with surgeries around Glasgow and surrounding areas, has backed the launch of a Member’s Bill to the Scottish Parliament aimed at calling a halt to puppy farming.

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Police vow to get tough on Netherlee firebugs

Police vow to get tough on Netherlee firebugs

Police Scotland have vowed to crack down on bin fire vandals in Netherlee.

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Warning on iTunes scam in East Renfrewshire

Warning on iTunes scam in East Renfrewshire

Retailers and residents are being warned to remain vigilant after a spate of iTunes scams in East Renfrewshire.

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A man has been arrested.

Appeal for information after indecent incident in Giffnock

Detectives at Greater Glasgow Division are appealing for information following an indecent incident in Giffnock on Tuesday, May 29.

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Photo: Michael Gillen.

Armed police in East Renfrewshire?

Police Scotland has officially extended the role of its armed response vehicle (ARV) officers.

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Battlefield Road CCTV appeal

Battlefield Road CCTV appeal

Police Scotland has released an image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an incident last December.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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Calls for Barrhead rapist to be deported

Calls for Barrhead rapist to be deported

Barrhead’s Romanian rapist should be deported immediately, according to East Renfrewshire MP Paul Masterton.

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Israr Ali.

Search still on after eight years

A man wanted in connection with the murder of an illegal immigrant at his Pollokshaws flat is still on the run – eight years later.

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Man stabbed in Govanhill street fight

Man stabbed in Govanhill street fight

A 42-year-old man is in serious condition after being stabbed in a street fight in Govanhill.

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Armed police attend incident in Pollokshaws

Armed police attend incident in Pollokshaws

Emergency response units attended an incident in Pollokshaws yesterday afternoon (Saturday) after a man allegedly barricaded himself in his house.

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Former greenkeeper jailed for sexually abusing two children

Former greenkeeper jailed for sexually abusing two children

A former greenkeeper who abused a boy at a golf club has been jailed for more than six years.

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Jackson Carlaw MSP is urging anyone with information to get in touch.

Targeted attacks against Asian community raised at FMQs

The issue of a huge upsurge in break-ins to the homes of the Asian community in East Renfrewshire has been raised at First Minister’s Questions.

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Millions of pounds stolen through cyber enabled crime in Scotland

Millions of pounds stolen through cyber enabled crime in Scotland

Police Scotland is warning the public to be alert after businesses and individuals across the country were scammed out of millions of pounds.

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Drugs recovery in Govan

Drugs recovery in Govan

Drugs with an estimated street value of a £125,000 have been seized by officers in Govan.

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Appeal after man found dead in Govanhill home

Appeal after man found dead in Govanhill home

Police are seeking help from the public to in trace the relatives of a man who has been found dead in his home.

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