Police

Graffiti condemned as ‘thoughtless’ and ‘bloody disgraceful’

AS THE cleaning up of graffiti which appeared at a number of locations in Lerwick overnight got underway earlier today there was widespread condemnation of the actions of the perpetrators. Lerwick Town Hall, the ‘Welcome to Shetland’ sign on the Esplanade, BBC Radio Shetland, Sound Primary School as well as the playpark which hosts the annual […] Shetland News …


Police send out clear message on racist abuse

ANY FORM of racist abuse is completely unacceptable and Shetland police is ready act if offences are reported to them. That is the message from the newly appointed area commander for the islands, chief inspector Paul Daley. He said that people are now prepared to call out racist abuse, and that is exactly what led […] Shetland News …


Redfern traced at Brindister

A THIRTY four year old man missing in Shetland since Tuesday morning has been found safe and well, police have confirmed. Grant Redfern was traced at Brindister, a few miles south of the Ness of Trebister where he was last seen at 5am. Police, Lerwick lifeboat, voluntary coastguard teams and the Sumburgh based search and […] Shetland News …