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Cannabis seized in Hawick drugs raids

Nearly £900 worth of cannabis has been seized following drugs raids in Hawick yesterday (Thursday).

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The A7 was closed for around two hours near Newmill following the collision.

Collision closed A7 for two hours

The A7 was closed for around two hours yesterday (Thursday) evening, south of Hawick, following a collision between a van and a car.

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Jedburgh Sheriff Court

Hawick man used stolen card to buy goods

A Hawick man has admitted stealing a handbag from an insecure car and then going on a spending spree with someone else’s bank card.

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Jedburgh Sheriff Court

Hawick man hit woman with dog lead

A 25-year-old man has admitted hitting his former partner on the buttocks with a dog lead.

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Man accused of committing fraud at Hawick garage

Man accused of committing fraud at Hawick garage

A 33-year-old man will stand trial next month accused of two fraud offences in Hawick.

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Hawick woman accused of assaulting police officers

Hawick woman accused of assaulting police officers

A woman has appeared from custody at Jedburgh Sheriff Court accused of two counts of police assault.

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Hawick woman accused of £37K benefit fraud

Hawick woman accused of £37K benefit fraud

A woman has been accused of pocketing £37,000 in benefits she was not entitled to.

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Beaconsfield Terrace, Hawick. Pic: Googlemaps copyright 2010

Hawick man bit partner’s leg

A man has admitted fighting with his partner and biting one of her legs to her injury following a three-day jury trial.

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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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Three arrests 
in immigration
takeaway raid

Three arrests in immigration takeaway raid

A takeaway boss from Hawick is facing a fine of up £60,000 after immigration enforcement officers arrested three workers during a swoop on his premises.

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Hawick mum fined after row with neighbour

Hawick mum fined after row with neighbour

A Hawick woman who admitted behaving in a threatening or abusive manner during a row with her neighbours has been fined £80 at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.

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Hawick councillor Clair Ramage outside Hawick High School.

Parents threatening to boycott Hawick High School

Some Hawick parents are threatening to send their children to school elsewhere rather than enrol them at Hawick High School this autumn.

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British Transport Police are supporting the campaign to tackle knife crime.

Transport police take campaign to tackle knife crime on to our railways

British Transport Police officers in Scotland are supporting a national week of action tackling knife crime.

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Hawick man denies dog lead assault

Hawick man denies dog lead assault

A 24-year-old will stand trial at Jedburgh Sheriff Court on a charge of assaulting a former partner by hitting her buttocks with a dog lead at his Burnfoot Road home in Hawick on December 7.

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The alleged incidents took place in Burnfoot

Hawick teen denies pool cue sex attacks

A Hawick teenager has been accused of sexually assaulting four females with a pool cue.

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Wood appeared at Selkirk Sheriff Court.

Hawick man admits racist remarks

A man has appeared from custody at Selkirk Sheriff Court and admitted causing a disturbance at his mother’s home during the early hours of the morning.

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McIntyre had �8000 of Ecstasy pills

Hawick man admits £13,500 drugs stash

A Hawick man found with controlled drugs valued at £13,500 will be sentenced next month.

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Hawick man denies stalking his ex

Hawick man denies stalking his ex

A man has been accused of stalking a former partner and her new boyfriend.

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Hawick woman denies £37,000 benefit fraud

Hawick woman denies £37,000 benefit fraud

A woman has been accused of receiving £37,000 in benefits she was not entitled to.

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Hawick man denies New Year police struggle

Hawick man denies New Year police struggle

A Hawick man has appeared from custody at Selkirk Sheriff Court charged with being involved in a domestic-related disturbance on New Year’s Day.

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