Jobless figures continue to fall across Tyrone

THE number of people in Tyrone claiming jobseekers allowance has continued to fall, latest government figures have revealed.   A breakdown of the latest labour market statistics, show that Fermanagh and Omagh recorded one of the highest drops with 39 fewer people on the dole queue during March, a reduction of 2.3 per-cent compared with […]

Cookstown man charged over online sexual activity

Police in Cookstown have arrested and charged a 23 year old man with a number of offences including causing a person to engage in sexual activity without consent and improper use of electronic communications to cause anxiety. He is due to appear at Limavady Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday. It is understood the charges follow a […]

Two arrested over knife-point robbery in Dungannon

TWO people have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in Dungannon. Police said a newsagents on Perry Street had been robbed at knifepoint by a masked male, at around 7pm on Monday (March 27). The robber fled the scene on foot with a sum of money before getting into a waiting car at […]

House in Omagh attacked with eggs and flour

A HOUSE in Omagh was the target of a bizarre attack involving eggs and flour last week.   Police say the foodstuffs were thrown at the front and back of the house in the Meelmore Drive area on Tuesday evening between 6pm and 11pm. Constable Robinson said, “We would like to hear from anyone who […]