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EdinburghPolice @EdinPolSW South West of Edinburgh

Official Police Scotland Twitter for Edinburgh South West. Not for reporting crime. Non-emergency calls dial 101 & 999 in an emergency. Not monitored 24/7.

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Joined Twitter 3/25/13


Please watch this British Sign Language video from NHS Inform Scotland explaining steps you can take to help avoid… https://t.co/MDexBBsIde
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceMen & women of Police Scotland are a credit to our country. They are on front line helping us as a nation to overco… https://t.co/87LJEKZ3cb
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4/6
2020
Some useful advice 👇 Remember to stay 2m apart if having to leave your home for any of the essential reasons. Vis… https://t.co/vUryat2koi
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceDo not call 101 or 999 for guidance on #COVID19 Misuse of 101 and 999 could cost lives. For the latest guidance… https://t.co/dahYTpS8EK
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceConstable Davie Irons explains our educational and encouraging approach to enforcing new regulations designed to sa… https://t.co/W14USbRb6M
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceChief Constable @CC_Livingstone thanks the public for their support through the first week of new regulations desig… https://t.co/oB5Yqlo4KB
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceThreat to police officers @policescotland and front-line workers will not be tolerated. The Lord Advocate underline… https://t.co/8FIj9o8N2T
Retweeted by EdinburghPolicePolice warn Edinburgh drivers they will stamp out any speeding 'free for all' after public complaints. https://t.co/cN1QN5FKTV
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4/5
2020
Holding 🏠 parties is against Government #StayHomeSaveLives measures and could increase the spread of #Coronavirushttps://t.co/Q6BpngTJDB
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4/4
2020
Inspector Towler and Sergeant Robertson headed out earlier to engage with our local residents in the south of… https://t.co/byRRwfhfr6
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4/3
2020
From our Divisional Headquarters, we applaud you 👏🏻👏🏻 #StayHomeSaveLives #ClapForCarers #SocialDistancing https://t.co/trAZRc0FN1
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceWe’re out & about in #Edinburgh engaging with the public & explaining the current risks to health. These streets ar… https://t.co/s3Gxz26hq1
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceCriminals use “spoofing” to make it look like you’re being contacted by a genuine organisation using #Coronavirus a… https://t.co/50hba4hL3y
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4/2
2020
Nearly 1,700 offences have been recorded under new Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Act since it was introduced on 1 April… https://t.co/1LxQaEv954
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4/1
2020
Due to #Coronavirus criminals are targeting the vulnerable. Don’t give people money, bank details or cards if the… https://t.co/3dMK1dXZjj
Retweeted by EdinburghPolice @DCCMGraham People in Scotland are being asked to stay at home & only go outside if they have a ‘reasonable excuse’… https://t.co/ljENpl2EMb
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceProtect yourself & others We are advising the residents of #Edinburgh to stay local for exercise & use open spaces… https://t.co/wIGpSsKpSu
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceWith many of us working from home due to #Coronavirus it's more important than ever to protect yourself online. S… https://t.co/u4undC9LOz
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3/31
2020
Due to the cooperation of our residents in #Edinburgh over the weekend, we did not issue any penalty tickets! We w… https://t.co/BHma4QgWT9
Retweeted by EdinburghPolice#Coronavirus rules: 🏠 Stay home 🍞 Only go out for essential food, health & work ↔️ Stay 2m away from others 🚫 No g… https://t.co/ZzCOLNrKZu
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceDo not call 101 or 999 for guidance on #COVID19 Misuse of 101 and 999 could cost lives. For the latest guidance o… https://t.co/aUooZAYoqZ
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceWe're getting lots of calls to 101 & questions online about the legislation to enforce #coronavirus staying at home… https://t.co/GWWjEy9TYR
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceClaiming you have #coronavirus (#COVID19) and deliberately coughing on people to frighten them will not be tolerate… https://t.co/IfMqao5yAF
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceBeware of fake websites selling products such as hand gels and offering cures or testing kits for #Coronavirus See… https://t.co/GjqDPDE2P2
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3/30
2020
Roll out of personal protective equipment to frontline officers to get under way next week. Hundreds of officers al… https://t.co/fCrpFCGyZ2
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceWe attend an incident of domestic abuse #Every9Minutes. #DomesticAbuse is not just physical or sexual abuse, it i… https://t.co/g4JayhBGq3
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceWe are aware of a text scam appearing as if from the Government, stating breach of restrictions & a fine. 📱Be scep… https://t.co/RqySNuUwdD
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceChief Constable @CC_Livingstone has thanked our latest recruits for their commitment to public service as he accept… https://t.co/pN7C7IHFRb
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceUK Government has sent out only one text message on new rules about staying at home to prevent the spread of… https://t.co/UREMZIM9ln
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceFurther information on dealing with scams and fraud is available from @TSScot and @CitAdviceScot or visit:… https://t.co/CiZemWLqBa
Retweeted by EdinburghPolice @CC_Livingstone great interview #r4today Highlighting the challenge and policing style of #COVID2019https://t.co/Q84g59FQDA
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3/27
2020
Do not call 101 or 999 for guidance on #COVID19 Misuse of 101 and 999 could cost lives. For the latest guidance o… https://t.co/0YxsIS6aMd
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceChief Constable @CC_Livingstone seeks and welcomes the public's support and co-operation as we all adapt to a new w… https://t.co/dcmZ5nqElT
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceThe commitment of @CC_Livingstone along with all his teams of @policescotland officers and staff across #Scotland ,… https://t.co/3eKewYxy90
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceSocial distancing & self isolation due to #coronavirus means there are more of us at home than usual. Criminals kn… https://t.co/Dj8nylU5bm
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3/25
2020
Do not call 101 or 999 for guidance on #COVID19 Misuse of 101 and 999 could cost lives. For the latest guidance… https://t.co/4VqKBOCCzV
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceDue to social distancing & self-isolation as a result of #Coronavirus fraudsters may target people for their own ga… https://t.co/UgViNeeRFZ
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3/24
2020
Police Scotland to step up patrols in support of new government #SocialDistancing measures - statement from… https://t.co/N9KO6QNy1b
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceUnfortunately due to the current circumstances and taking into consideration government advice to avoid unnecessary… https://t.co/t6SFKot2dV2 female pedestrians suffered serious injuries after a a red and white Honda 250 off-road motorcycle mounted a pave… https://t.co/TFuwcCTFxK
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3/23
2020
Pubs, restaurants and other venues show exceptionally high level of compliance with govt instruction to close, but… https://t.co/H5ggDcz4y1
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceDOORSTEP SCAMS - Criminals have been taking advantage of the concern around the #Coronavirus. Reports include peopl… https://t.co/DPSshibQeC
Retweeted by EdinburghPolice#PoliceScotland asks employers to consider providing paid leave to members of staff who volunteer as Special Consta… https://t.co/d5euFAkFkp
3/22
2020
.@CC_Livingstone thanked overwhelming majority for observing instruction to avoid pubs & restaurants and urges peop… https://t.co/MhBkV6Ez6t.@CC_Livingstone has thanked overwhelming majority for observing instruction to avoid pubs, restaurants and urges p… https://t.co/bWjhMMjad8Misuse of 101 and 999 could cost lives. Non policing matters: 🏥 Advice on medical matters 🏦 Information on build… https://t.co/PLnBCA4gmC
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3/21
2020
A 17y/o boy has been charged in relation to an attempted murder. The incident took place around 8.30pm on the Unio… https://t.co/s1oB4MIi9U
3/20
2020
We want to reassure Scottish communities RE #coronavirus. We have been planning for several weeks & are assessing… https://t.co/yPpDib4FXG
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3/16
2020
MISSING PERSON – TRACED We are pleased to confirm that Stephanie Hazlett has been traced safe and well. We would… https://t.co/E8bbOJ2pZr
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3/13
2020
MISSING MALE TRACED – SELIM EL-SYED We are pleased to report that Selim has been traced safe and well in the Penicu… https://t.co/izVIMpYv6A
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3/12
2020
We look forward to welcoming 29 new officers to Edinburgh Division next week & Superintendent Rennie attended at… https://t.co/n9f6RZfpsf
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3/10
2020
** CANCELLED ** Today's Coffee with a Cop Police drop in Surgery at Molly's Cafe is unfortunately cancelled due to… https://t.co/5SgHh56nMk
3/9
2020
We’re here #KeepingPeopleSafe at @Scotlandteam #6Nations 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🇫🇷 🏉 https://t.co/oZOt3AqW6G
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceAlways worth a photo when you see @polscothorses #KeepingPeopleSafe at @Scotlandteam 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🇫🇷 🏉 https://t.co/R7SVzEoHt0
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceGood luck guys. What a fantastic atmosphere 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🇫🇷 🏉 #6Nations #FlowerOfScotland https://t.co/pyc9PL3SOP
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceThe #InternationalWomensDay march making its way through the streets of #Edinburgh #IWD2020  #EachForEqual https://t.co/l0qn67OQxy
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceWe’re all set for the #InternationalWomensDay March in #Edinburgh Inspector Sam Rose and her team will be keeping… https://t.co/HJ1ps1m3sA
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceToday is #InternationalWomensDay & the march in #Edinburgh will includes temporary road closures in the city centre… https://t.co/gLQBqBeUmi
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceOn Mon 09/03 & Tues 10/03 the Public Counter at St Leonard’s Police Station will be closed. Anyone required to atte… https://t.co/Q5kqAsnXOF
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3/8
2020
#HateCrime should not be part of life, so don’t accept it - report it. If you see someone being targeted because of… https://t.co/Sso0R1z9pn
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceSt Leonard’s Public Counter Closure On Mon 09/03 & Tues 10/03 the Public Counter at St Leonard’s Police Station wi… https://t.co/O2XEW91OXD
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceA Community Officer will be at the Family Hub, HMP Edinburgh at 13:30pm today. It is your opportunity to talk about… https://t.co/igWCZE4MgW
3/6
2020
If you are heading to the rugby on Sunday at @BTMurrayfield Here’s some important information from @EdinburghTramshttps://t.co/vplTqnYEo5
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceWe are supporting the #Free Family Fun Day being held for Care Experienced Families at the Jack Kane Centre… https://t.co/fNF1CRbIGe
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceDisability hate crime is never acceptable - If you believe you have been targeted because of a disability or you wi… https://t.co/CgKflgBJ5Q
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceWe are pleased to report that 18 year old Caitlin McPhee who was reported missing from the Craigmillar area has bee… https://t.co/zZF5gIDr76
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3/5
2020
A Community Officer will be at the Family Hub, HMP Edinburgh at 12:30pm today. It is your opportunity to talk about… https://t.co/G5XJEqiJ0F
3/4
2020
Superintendent Bob Paris heads home from St Leonard’s Police Station for one last time after 28 years police servic… https://t.co/EtxutLuSGU
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceAdvice to fans ahead of Edinburgh Derby Tuesday 3rd March 745pm #Hibs #Hearts #EasterRoad #EdinburghDerbyhttps://t.co/3oTCSSaLKNMISSING PERSON – TRACED We are pleased to confirm that Kieran Robinson has been traced. We would like to thank th… https://t.co/0yj5wGpTwY
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceCommunity Officers will be at Corner Cafe, Currie at 10:30am today. It is your opportunity to talk about your commu… https://t.co/RlzazOZCCJ
3/2
2020
Keep your Car Secure There are many things you can do to prevent from your car from being stolen or broken into. F… https://t.co/gt6MVomse4
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2/26
2020
Police in Edinburgh are appealing for witnesses following a serious road traffic collision on Colinton Mains Drive.… https://t.co/H2J9Bt6kU8
2/22
2020
Every Friday and Saturday evening from 10pm until 5am, no vehicles will be allowed to enter the Cowgate from Guthri… https://t.co/ns8OL7Is9I
2/21
2020
Aged between 14yrs and 25 years old and looking for something to do on a Friday evening in Wester Hailes? If so t… https://t.co/2dygOLviER
2/13
2020
Suspicious about a phone call from your “bank”? Bogus callers can make contact with you by phone and claim to be f… https://t.co/8ngyAPhTSx
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceNot long until #CyberScotWeek2020 Are you attending any of the events? https://t.co/NIrOjMBcQh #CyberScotWeek2020 https://t.co/hmY7S9RDuE
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceQUEENSFERRY CROSSING OPEN❗️ #M90 QFC OPEN both ways🎊 Traffic was briefly held at J2 southbound so there's some sl… https://t.co/5QoAgxfpQu
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceThe Queensferry Crossing remains closed this morning. We continue to monitor and hope to reopen later today if wea… https://t.co/SBBOMWJ9g0
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceDid you know thieves may try and steal your car catalytic converter? To prevent this consider parking in a well-lit… https://t.co/RpzmIAmJGc
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2/12
2020
⚠ An amber warning for snow has been issued across parts of southern Scotland. Keep updated: 🚗 Traffic… https://t.co/i7JlCjalvg
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2/11
2020
Your Ward 2 community officer PC Ali Murdoch will be popping along to the Balerno Farmers Market today between 10:3… https://t.co/j6V4KrCETn
2/8
2020
Aged between 14yrs and 25 years old and looking for something to do on a Friday evening in Wester Hailes? If so th… https://t.co/3DIFzNLXNcVideo Doorbells – We have seen a number of good arrests across the city recently where video or smart doorbells hav… https://t.co/a5pVvb8n67
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceYour Ward 2 community officer PC Ali Murdoch will be popping along to the Balerno Farmers Market on 8th February be… https://t.co/kpAd3nqFEW
2/7
2020
Attending the @Scotlandteam v @EnglandRugby this Saturday? Check out the important safety information to help plan… https://t.co/9MYfLM7R6S
Retweeted by EdinburghPoliceYour Ward 2 community officer PC Ali Murdoch will be popping along to the Balerno Farmers Market on 8th February be… https://t.co/sWzWbKdIs3
2/6
2020
DISTRACTION THEFTS Most people who call at your door will be genuine, but sometimes someone may turn up unannounce… https://t.co/kOw0edbrnO
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2/5
2020
PC Spence will be at Corner Cafe, Currie at 10:30am today. Come along and give him some company! It is your opportu… https://t.co/LoU2Oa8VXh
2/3
2020
PC Spence will be at Corner Cafe, Currie at 10:30am on 3rd February - Come along and give him some company! It is y… https://t.co/AvvaOLrtMiNot sure when your vehicle tax is due? Tax it now or your vehicle could get clamped. https://t.co/ap6s74PkkPhttps://t.co/Y7wdA5MowG
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2/2
2020
PC Spence will be at Corner Cafe, Currie at 10:30am on 3rd February - Come along and give him some company! It is y… https://t.co/tVhfN1UbbbCan you help us find 31 y/o Michal Kaczmarek. Last seen Thursday, 23 Jan around 5pm in Clement Rise, Livingston.… https://t.co/x0iZeLxQbY
2/1
2020
EXPECT DELAYS - #A720 eastbound at Baberton, debris in lane 1 of 2. We are doing our best to arrange for this to be… https://t.co/CFL87waAsV
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1/30
2020
Shed Security Make sure your shed or garage is secured with a lock that is in good working order. Use a padlock &… https://t.co/8jz7EtwDYM
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1/27
2020
Garage/Shed Security Break-ins to garden sheds and thefts from gardens are common throughout the country. The good… https://t.co/zSa1LAtpqhRE-APPEAL AFTER PEDESTRIAN STRUCK BY CAR IN #DALRY We are continuing to appeal for the help of the public after a… https://t.co/xwAAtuU7uG
1/24
2020
Garage/Shed Security Break-ins to garden sheds & thefts from gardens are common. Be vigilant, if you see anyone ac… https://t.co/7GFfc7OSh8
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1/23
2020
STOCKBRIDGE ROAD CLOSURE Due to ongoing roadworks, Mackenzie Bridge (between Dean Terrace & Mackenzie Place/India… https://t.co/HsaVnehGPC
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1/17
2020
We work closely with our colleagues at HM Coastguard, please take a moment to watch the video for their new safety… https://t.co/x5qpYgaqW2
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1/16
2020

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