Police files

A 29-year-old Johnstone man was reported for driving under the influence of alcohol. The male was was stopped in Girvan on Saturday, October 22 at 7.15pm by Girvan officers. He appeared at Ayr Sheriff Court on Monday.

Carrick residents have been to remain extra vigilant after a series of thefts over the last seven days. Police are asking that all garages, sheds and cars be checked that they are locked and secured. Anyone who believes they have seen any suspicious activity should contact the Girvan office on 01465 710 995.

Police arrested a 17-year-old Ayr man after a disturbance in the Girvan area. The male was found to be in possession of controlled substances and was arrested, and was detained in custody and scheduled to appear at Ayr Sheriff Court on Monday, October 24.