Firefighters responded to more than 500 accidental house fires across Scotland during last year’s festive season. Latest figures reveal that the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service was alerted to a total of 517 such...
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A seasonal safety warning from industry experts NAPIT
Police in Edinburgh have launched their annual festive campaign, aimed at keeping people in the Capital safe during the holiday season.
Police are appealing for information after an assault and robbery in Muirhouse. The incident happened around 3.10pm last Friday (24 November) outside the Day 2 Day store on Pennywell Road.
Everyone has a role in stopping fundamental violations of human rights against women and girls Equalities Secretary, Angela Constance will tell parliament today.
Firefighters have appealed for the public to help them prevent tragedies while cooking in the kitchen in a new advertising campaign.
A strategy to prevent and eradicate violence against women and girls is to be expanded and backed by more than £1 million of additional funding. The Equally Safe delivery plan includes measures to teach school...
Budding film directors will have the chance to hone their film-making skills while promoting road safety thanks to a new competition for Edinburgh primary schools.
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service has appointed a new senior officer for the East of Scotland. Alasdair Perry has been a firefighter for more than 20 years and has spearheaded the drive to transform...
Young police constable stabbed in the back Police have arrested and charged a 19-year-old man in connection with an incident which took place within the grounds of Edinburgh College Granton campus.