Sergeant Peter Lorrain-Smith is browsing in a book shop when his phone suddenly rings with the police control room on the other end.
A road crash casualty has been airlifted to hospital following a serious traffic collision in Lewis.
The Duke of Cambridge has spoken of the daily pressures that emergency service workers face – saying “one or two jobs catch you out”.
The Duke of Cambridge’s Shout text messaging helpline has announced it will provide support to frontline emergency responders.
Technical issues are causing phone outages for the emergency services in South Uist this morning.
A group of Aberdeenshire scouts are hoping to raise bags of cash towards bringing a life-saving new air ambulance to the north-east.
Police are appealing for information after an elderly cyclist was found with life-threatening injuries on a north-east road.
Emergency services are currently in attendance at a dwelling house fire in the Bishopmill area of Elgin.
Moray Inshore Rescue Organisation (Miro) has taken a pro-active approach to training with emergency services in the region.
A North Sea oil firm has donated £2,500 to help bring Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance to the north-east.
A busy Moray road was yesterday closed as an ambulance helicopter was scrambled to deal with a medical emergency.
UPDATE: 12.51pm- The road has now been re-opened following a medical emergency involving a cyclist. Emergency services are at the scene of a busy Moray road that has been shut due to a traffic incident. The B9040 between Hopeman and Lossiemouth has been closed off until further notice while the incident is dealt with.
A man has been taken to hospital after a Ford Transit van flipped and landed on its side on a busy Stornoway street.
Businesses have been left counting the cost of a huge fire at a north-east industrial estate.
The bomb squad was called to a picturesque north-east beach after an unexploded device was discovered.
A large moorland fire cut power to more than 13,500 customers in the Outer Hebrides last night.
Police were called to a north-east high rise earlier today after reports of an assault. A number of officers and vehicles were called to Hutcheon Court at about 3.50pm and remained there for a number of hours. Police have confirmed they are “dealing with an assault” and inquires are ongoing.
A man is being treated in hospital after what is believed to be an industrial accident at a North Sea firm's headquarters.
An airfield that was closed by the RAF decades ago came alive with activity at the weekend as coastguard helicopter crews used it to host a series of drills.
The north and north-east is on high alert after a widespread wildfire warning was put in place across large swathes of the region.
A toddler has been flown to hospital in Glasgow in a serious condition following a house fire in Lossiemouth.
Fire services are currently dealing with a huge fire in Aberdeen.
A unique festival is being organised in Moray for the first time to give local people the chance to celebrate the work of the emergency services.
Emergency services are at the scene of a top-floor flat fire in Aberdeen.
False fire alarm calls at north hospitals is costing a staggering £1million a year, the Press and Journal can reveal.
More than 800 police cars have been caught going through a bus gate in three months - prompting concerns it is being used as a shortcut to its HQ.
Parents have accused Aberdeenshire Council of putting their children at risk following a fire sparked by construction work.
As the country gears up to mark Bonfire Night, the Tories have called for greater protection for emergency services workers.
A major exercise will take place at RAF Lossiemouth next week, which will test the station’s response and procedures following a simulated aircraft crash.
A landslip next to the A9 near Helmsdale has sparked community fears that Caithness and north Sutherland could be completely cut off.
A safety group leader hit out yesterday after it emerged that Fraserburgh residents were left unable to call 999 from landlines for almost half an hour.
An Inverness father has paid tribute to his “loving” son after the an “adored” father-of-three died after taking ill while cycling on the west coast.