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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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Miller admitted smashing windows at Melrose Police Station.

Teen jailed for a year over catalogue of offences

A teenager who appeared at Selkirk Sheriff Court on nine separate complaints has been given a custodial sentence totalling 342 days.

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Peebles woman altered GP prescription

Peebles woman altered GP prescription

A 43-year-old Peebles woman altered a doctor’s prescription in an attempt to get 60 diazepam tablets, Selkirk Sheriff Court has been told.

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Selkirk pensioner denies assaulting young child

Selkirk pensioner denies assaulting young child

A Selkirk pensioner will face trial at the town’s sheriff court on three charges.

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The woman will stand trial at Selkirk Sheriff Court

Stow pensioner accused of making homophobic remarks

A pensioner has been accused of making homophobic and threatening comments at a neighbour’s house.

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Gordon man punched neighbour in the face

Gordon man punched neighbour in the face

A Gordon man has been fined £250 after admitting an assault charge at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.

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The lorry was taken from one of the businesses in the Station Road Industrial Estate in Duns.

Hunt for lorry theives after Duns heist

Police have launched an investigation after a lorry was stolen from a business premises in Duns at around 9pm on Tuesday, February 6.

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Berwick man threatened to kill his wife

Berwick man threatened to kill his wife

A 37-year-old man has admitted threatening to kill his wife during a domestic dispute at a house in Duns.

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Peebles man must pay teen assault victim compensation

Peebles man must pay teen assault victim compensation

A Peebles man who admitted assaulting a teenager at a party has been ordered to pay his victim £400 in compensation.

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Eyemouth man set to be sentenced over indecent images

Eyemouth man set to be sentenced over indecent images

An Eyemouth man who was found with indecent images on his mobile telephone will be sentenced next month at Selkirk Sheriff Court.

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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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Galashiels man exposed himself to neighbours

Galashiels man exposed himself to neighbours

A drunken 54-year-old Galashiels man who exposed himself to his neighbours has been ordered to pay them £150 in compensation.

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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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Witness appeal after deliberate fire at Spar shop

Witness appeal after deliberate fire at Spar shop

Police are appealing for witnesses after a fire was started deliberately in Galashiels yesterday (Sunday).

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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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The Lauderdale Hunt out on Boxing Day last year.

Master of Borders hunt charged with breaking fox-hunting laws

Scotland’s only female master of the hunt has been accused of breaching fox- hunting laws.

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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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The incident happened outside the Indigo Rooms

Pair admit disturbance outside Gala nightclub

Two men involved in a disturbance with police outside a Galashiels nightclub have been fined a total of £650 at Selkirk Sheriff Court.

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Selkirk Sheriff Court

Four months for petrol bomb threat

A 26-year-old man has been jailed for four months at Selkirk Sheriff Court for threatening to petrol-bomb a neighbour’s house during a noise dispute.

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