A man who torched his own flat and landed his local authority with a £50,000 repair bill was jailed for nearly four years today.
After battling health chiefs to have his deformed leg amputated for 12 years, pensioner dies in hospital
A man who was once taunted as Rosehearty’s “Elephant Man” has died after a decade-long battle against health chiefs for treatment.
A mother-of-two who killed a pensioner after swerving onto the wrong side of the road escaped a jail sentence today because a judge ruled it would interfere with her family life.
Investigation after claims autistic boy was dragged kicking and screaming into room and locked inside at north-east school
A Scottish council is being investigated after claims staff carried an autistic boy kicking and screaming into a room before locking him inside.
A north-east woman has been found safe and well after a major land and sea search was launched for her yesterday.
Police are advising that the A90 between Lonmay and Fraserburgh is currently closed due to a two vehicle road traffic collision.
A terrified college student ran over her boyfriend in her car as she fled from him after an angry row.
A sex attacker was jailed for more than three years today after his victim recorded him claiming he was disgusted with himself for what he had done.
Today a man has been charged in connection with a fatal flat fire in Fraserburgh in 1998.
Tragic north-east teenager died just hours after sister got go-ahead for potentially life-saving cancer treatment
A tragic teenager died hours after his sister was given the go ahead to travel to America for potentially life-saving cancer treatment.
A rapist who forced an underage girl to carry out a sex act on him while her mother was in the next room was jailed for three years today.
The man who died in a crash on the A90 near Fraserburgh yesterday afternoon has been named as Philips Bremner from Mintlaw.
Police say they are now looking for buried remains in their search for Shaun Ritchie.
Historic streets and buildings throughout Scotland are set to be restored with the help of millions of pounds of Lottery funding.