An oil worker who tried to run down a man in his car before slamming a motor into the front of his house - causing £25,000 worth of damage - was today locked up.
A Glasgow businessman accused of cheating pensioners out of thousands of pounds for renewable heating systems which were never supplied walked free from the dock yesterday.
Salesman who scammed thousands of pounds from north and north-east residents facing total of 28 charges
A Glasgow based renewable heating systems salesman who is on trial for 62 offences of dishonestly obtaining over £30,000 worth of deposits from elderly customers is now only facing a total of 28 charges.
Two men, aged 39 and 20, are expected to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court today following the recovery of crack cocaine valued at around £1,600.
Lochaber police are carrying out inquiries after reports on social media referred to men in a van approaching children in the Caol area.
A driving instructor who sexually abused 14 of his young female students while they were behind the wheel of his car was today jailed for four years.
A horticulture student who put his studies to use by starting a £30,000 cannabis farm in his flat was today facing jail.
A man caught running a “sophisticated” drugs operation from an Aberdeen flat has been jailed.
Police discovered £9,000 of drugs in a north-east man’s home after he forgot he had sent himself cannabis.
Children as young as 11 are being ordered to turn out their pockets and as young as 15 strip searched by police using stop and search powers according to “alarming” new figures.
A man found with a taser stun gun was today jailed for a year - after claiming he only had it because he wanted his friend to blast him with it.
A north-east man has been given 300 hours of unpaid work and a year-long curfew after carrying out raids on two petrol stations.
An Aberdeen man who traded indecent images of children and “vile” stories with others online narrowly avoided jail yesterday.
Two men who behaved like they were “in the Wild West” have been jailed for a total of 26 months.
A Banff man who has a room in his house decorated like a 1960s classroom has been sentenced for child pornography charges.
Nine month jail sentence for Inverness man who paid prison officer to smuggle mobile phones into city prison
An Inverness man who paid a prison officer to smuggle mobile phones into the city’s prison was jailed for nine months yesterday.
A man has gone on trial accused of taking part in an armed robbery at Gleneagles Hotel.
Four people appeared at Inverness Sheriff Court yesterday in driving cases.
A former military man built up a secret stash of photographs of a supermarket worker and tried to follow her home.
An Easter Ross man yesterday avoided a mandatory five-year prison sentence for possessing a “decrepit” stun gun disguised as a mobile phone.
Aberdeen man placed on sex offenders register after exposing himself to pensioner when she invited him in to her home for coffee
A pensioner has been put on the sex offenders register after flashing at a woman in her 80s he met at church.
A Lewis man has been sentenced to prison for 16 months following two assaults on the island.
A Raigmore Hospital auxiliary nurse who was concerned about her mother drove when she was almost three times the legal alcohol limit.
A woman yesterday admitted killing a pensioner at his home in Aberdeen.
An Easter Ross man was jailed for a year after attacking his former partner’s new friend with a hammer.
A trio of thieves made off with vacuum cleaners, dishwasher tablets and sweets during a unusual shoplifting spree last year.
Teenager who tried to slash his sister’s partner with Stanley knife sent to Young Offender’s Institution
A teenager who tried to slash his sister’s partner with a Stanley knife was sent to a Young Offender’s Institution for 58 weeks.
Unpaid work for Inverness teenager who caused £1,200 worth of damage to room in homeless accommodation
A teenager who caused £1,200 worth of damage to her room in homeless accommodation was ordered to carry out 160 hours of unpaid work.
A woman was victim to a sustained vicious attack by her ex-boyfriend who kicked her on the head and body after a night out.
A 15-year-old boy has been charged following an alleged sexual assault near an Aberdeen river.
A man has been arrested following a series of car vandalisms in Aberdeen city centre early this morning.
Strathpeffer man posted video of him setting fire to clothing on social media as part of stalking campaign
A 41-year-old Strathpeffer man posted a video of him setting fire to clothing on social media as part of a stalking campaign against his ex-partner.