A gambling addict from Aberdeenshire, who embezzled £88,000 from his 94-year-old father who had trusted him to take care of him in his old age, has been jailed for two years.
Aberdeen Sheriff Court
Man goes on trial accused of speeding while transporting emergency medical equipment to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
A man has gone on trial accused of breaking the speed limit - while transporting emergency medical equipment to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.
A brazen thief who stole a £9,000 worth of goods - including war medals - was caught after he left his DNA on a can of beer he swiped.
Former oil boss claims online posts from a dismissed employee worsened the process of his business going into administration
A former oil boss has claimed online posts from an employee he dismissed made the process of his business going into administration much worse.
A north-east businessman is to stand trial accused of assaulting his wife and daughter at his company’s base in Aberdeenshire.
A student has been fined after knocking a man unconscious for pinching a cigarette outside an Aberdeen nightclub.
A murder trial was postponed yesterday as severe weather prevented jurors from reaching Aberdeen.
A man who staged a brutal masked raid on an Aberdeen retailer has been jailed for 21 months.
A shamed author and former Aberdeen journalist caught with indecent images of children told a court he was suffering from “mental scrambling” when he downloaded them.
A north-east man whose careless driving claimed his disabled cousin’s life has been spared jail.
An Aberdeen construction worker caught up in a Home Office probe into illegal workers and organised crime has been jailed.
A married dad who masqueraded as a young girl in seedy online chatrooms could face jail after being caught with indecent images of children.
The girlfriend of a man who was stabbed to death by his best friend received a tearful apology from him just days later, a jury has heard.
A thief who left blood and muddy footprints behind after breaking into a Banff barbers has been locked up.
A man who got drunk and fell asleep on a piano, before punching a security guard and calling him a paedophile, has been locked up for six months.
A man has been banned from leaving his house at night for nine months after stealing more than £1,000 of goods from a scale model shop.
A man who faked amnesia in a bid to split up from his girlfriend before launching an attack on her and racially abusing hotel staff has been placed under supervision.
A landscape gardener went to punch a man in the face because he believed he was harassing his wife - but ended up at the wrong house and attacking his neighbour instead.
A chef has been banned from the roads after he was caught driving under the influence of legal highs.
A self-styled political activist has been fined after sending a city councillor sexually suggestive e-mails.
A north-east man who brutally assaulted two women after trying to lift up one of their skirts has been ordered to carry out unpaid work.
An 18-year-old man is to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court today following the recovery of heroin valued at approximately £2,000.
Three men have appeared in court after police seized an “significant” cannabis cultivation in Kincorth.
Three men have appeared in court after police recovered more than £25,000 worth of drugs in the north-east this week.
Vandal who advertised for sex with graffiti in Aberdeen caught by officers who traced his phone number
A bungling sex-pest vandal who scrawled explicit messages around Aberdeen’s beach area was caught by cops - after he included his own phone number.
A teenager has been charged following alleged offences in Peterhead, Bridge of Don and Dyce last week.
A woman was forced to flee her abusive partner through a kitchen window after he locked the door to their flat in the midst of assaulting her.
A thug waved a sword above his head as he threatened to "battle" the father of his girlfriend during a fracas in Aberdeenshire.
A burly ex-soldier left a young shop assistant badly shaken by stalking her around her workplace during a terrifying nine-month ordeal.
A drugs courier drove into oncoming traffic at “grossly excessive speeds” as police chased him along a busy north-east trunk road.
An Aberdeen woman who faked her own kidnapping to extort money from her boyfriend avoided prison yesterday, but her accomplice was jailed.
A retired policeman claims that he sexually abused young boys he coached at football because the environment in the force made it impossible for him to come out as gay.