Stories By Tanya Fowles, Local Democracy Reporter
News/ 2 years ago
NIE Networks issue apology for undue alarm caused by ‘spy cameras’ in Tyrone
Northern Ireland Electricity Networks has issued an apology for undue alarm caused by the appearance of a number of surveillance cameras...
Cookstown/ 2 years ago
Mystery of Tyrone ‘spy cameras’ which vanished as quickly as they appeared
Mystery surrounds the installation of ‘spy cameras’ in a number of public areas in County Tyrone under cover of darkness, which...
Man charged after raid on Cannabis factory in Moy worth estimated £210,000
A 20-year-old man has been remanded in custody in relation to an alleged cannabis factory uncovered following a planned search by...
Calls to address shocking spate of anti-social behaviour in Omagh
Fermanagh and Omagh District Council has heard concerns of shocking: “anti-social behaviour, harassment and criminality” taking place close to a Covid...
News/ 2 years ago
Police quietly close investigation into attempted murder of officer
BBC Local Democracy has learned an investigation into the alleged attempted murder of a police officer at his County Fermanagh home...
Tyrone fish kill prompts further call for independent environmental agency
A further call has been made for an independent environmental agency at the recent full meeting of Fermanagh and Omagh District...
Judge hits out at PSNI over ‘pointless’ bail objections in special court sittings
A judge has warned he is “very close to pulling the trigger” in awarding costs against PSNI if they continue to...
Dungannon judge describes revenge porn as ‘cruel, controlling and cowardly’ as victim considered leaving country
Minister for Justice Naomi Long MLA has acknowledged the “abhorrent crime” of revenge pornography and has asked officials to look into...
Councillors asked not to speak to press ahead of rates meeting as ‘ad hoc commentary unhelpful’
Members of Fermanagh and Omagh District Council have learned a request not to speak out publicly ahead of the rates estimate...
Accountability queries on underspend from non-delivered Council projects
The Chief Executive of Fermanagh and Omagh District Council expects to be “held to account” by members in the event of...