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Police name woman found dead in Dumbiedykes flat

Police have confirmed the name of the woman who died at a property on Dumbiedykes Road on Saturday.

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The incident occurred at Saughton Mains on Sunday afternoon. Picture: TSPL

Takeaway driver assaulted by youths in attempted robbery

A FEMALE takeaway driver was assaulted by two youths who attempted to rob her as she delivered pizzas in the west of Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
There is to be a clampdown on Kodi boxes.

Kodi box crackdown to make it harder to stream sports and TV shows

A coalition of entertainment organisations is set to tackle the issue of pirate streaming devices and apps such as Kodi boxes.

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Police are appealing for witnesses.

Man charged following Penicuik bike theft

Police in Midlothian have charged a 19-year-old man in connection with attempted housebreaking and theft of bikes from Penicuik.

Edinburgh
A large haul of illegal fireworks has been seized in Craigmillar. Picture: Google Maps

£1.5k worth of illegal fireworks seized in Craigmillar

A large quantity of fireworks has been seized following a joint operation in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh
The brother of Harvey Weinstein (pictured) has denied harassing a producer.

Brother of Harvey Weinstein denies harassment claims

The brother of disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein has denied sexually harassing a producer as a television network investigates the claims.

Entertainment
The woman was found in a flat on Dumbiedykes Road.

Dumbiedykes murder: Man appears in court

AN Edinburgh man has appeared in court accused of murder.

Crime
Danielle Hirst, 28 and Craig Smith, 31, who had sex at a Dominos Pizza restaurant arrive at Scarborough Magistrates Court. Picture: SWNS

Couple who had sex while waiting for pizza in Domino’s spared jail

A couple who had sex in a pizza delivery shop as staff worked on the other side of the counter have been spared jail.

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Two men have been charged following the incident.

Two men charged after 18 properties targeted in crime spree

Police in Edinburgh have charged two men following a number of housebreakings, thefts and attempted housebreakings in the city

Edinburgh
Police are appealing for information

Woman travelling barefoot in pyjamas has been traced

Police in Midlothian have confirmed that a woman has been traced after concerns were raised for a woman in the Penicuik and Loanhead areas on Sunday 15 October.

Edinburgh
Teen charged after woman assaulted in Edinburgh flat

Teen charged after woman assaulted in Edinburgh flat

A teenager has been charged after a woman was assaulted in an Edinburgh flat.

Edinburgh
Jamie Harron from Stirling is being detained in Dubai after he accidentally touched a man's hip. Picture: SWNS

Scot facing jail sentence in Dubai speaks of ‘unbearable’ordeal

A Scot facing a three-year jail sentence in Dubai after touching a man’s hip in a bar has spoken of his “unbearable” ordeal as the case against him continues.

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A 17-year-old is scheduled to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court

17-year-old charged with attack following CCTV appeal

A man has been charged following a CCTV appeal in relation to an attack on a 21-year-old woman in Viewcraig Street on Wednesday August 30.

Edinburgh
Police are appealing for witnesses.

28-year old assaulted in Livingston

Police in West Lothian are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault in Livingston.

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A man has been arrested following the incident.

Man arrested following indecent assault on woman in Edinburgh

A man has been arrested following an indecent assault on a 23-year-old woman in Rankeillor Street on Sunday October 1.

Edinburgh
Two men have been charged following the incident.

14-year-old girl ‘pushed to the ground’ in Livingston attempted robbery

A 14-year-old girl was pushed to the ground in one of two attempted robberies in Livingston on Friday October 13.

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Dumbiedykes Road

Man charged with murder following death of a woman in Edinburgh

A 52-year-old man has been arrested and charged with murder following the death of a woman at an address in Dumbiedykes Road.

Edinburgh
Tougher driving laws would solve a growing problem in Scotland according to Lord Duncan

Tougher sentences for killer drivers will combat a ‘real problem’ in Scotland

Tougher sentences for killer drivers being brought in by the UK Government will help tackle a “real problem” in Scotland, a Conservative minister said.

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US film producer Harvey Weinstein posing during a photocall as he arrives to attend the De Grisogono Party on the sidelines of the 70th Cannes Film Festival. Picture: AFP PHOTO / Yann COATSALIOUYANN COATSALIOU/AFP/Getty Images

Harvey Weinstein expelled from Oscars committee over assault allegations

Harvey Weinstein has been expelled from the Oscars organising committee over allegations of sexual assault.

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