A shoplifter has been sentenced to six months in prison after staging three raids on an Aberdeen chemist.
A man has been jailed for threatening his “drinking buddy” with a six-foot metal chain in Aberdeen city centre.
A man has appeared in court for a second time facing a charge of murder. Norman Duncan, 40, appeared in private at Aberdeen Sheriff Court yesterday in connection with the death of Margaret Robertson. He made no plea and was fully committed. Duncan will appear in court again at a later date.
A motorist has been fined more than £500 after he collided with a cyclist on an Aberdeen roundabout.
Two people have appeared in court accused of attacking a woman with a hammer at a house in Peterhead.
The estranged father of the Duchess of Sussex says he did not intend to share a private letter sent by Meghan, but felt pressured to do so after he was “mischaracterised” in a magazine article.
An Aberdeen man has been banned from the road for two years after driving while nearly four times the legal alcohol limit.
An Aberdeen man has appeared in court in connection with a string of alleged thefts.
Three men have been jailed for a total of nearly 30 years after attempting to murder a man in a brutal axe attack.
A couple given the go-ahead to move their severely disabled daughter to an Italian hospital say they are relieved to learn that they will not face a further legal fight.
A 20-year-old fractured a man's jaw with a single punch while out celebrating the New Year.
A man will appear in court tomorrow in connection with the death of an Aberdeen woman.
A man who set a fire outside a house endangering a baby and then went on a violent robbing spree has been jailed.
An Aberdeen woman who claimed more than £4,000 in pension payments she wasn’t entitled to has been ordered to carry out unpaid work.
Inverness man almost choked on wrap of crack cocaine after trying to swallow it to hide it from police
A man almost choked on a wrap of crack cocaine after trying to swallow it when challenged by police.
A man stole a lorry then told police it "obviously" wasn't him - despite being caught on camera behind the wheel.
Defence lawyers and prosecutors have paid tribute to a Sheriff who is retiring 50 years after he began studying law.
A £4,500-a-month offshore worker who recklessly injured a man with a glass has been fined £1,500 and ordered to pay £250 in compensation.
A Caithness man who had sex with a young teenage girl has been jailed for more than three years and banned from contacting her and any other women in her family for seven years.
A climber has been acquitted of killing a friend hours after they scaled Ben Nevis.
Cyclist suffered severe brain injury and multiple fractures in collision with van on Black Isle road
A cyclist suffered a severe brain injury and multiple fractures when he was run down by a van driver on a Black Isle road.
A 22-year-old man has appeared in court charged with attempted murder after a police officer was injured in an incident in Aberdeen.
A man has told a jury that he tried to save the life of a friend allegedly killed hours after they climbed Ben Nevis.
Caithness addict who was once a champion surfer jailed for 17 years for murdering friend over £40 drug debt
A court has heard a Caithness drug addict who murdered his friend was a champion surfer who could have pursued a lucrative career in the sport.
An Aberdeenshire man has been charged over the death of a 55-year-old in the Borders over the weekend.
A man accused of blackmailing a Premier League footballer told police he was “star-struck” when he walked in on the player in bed with a woman who was not his partner.
A chef who fled to Portugal days before he was due to be sentenced for sexually assaulting a schoolgirl was jailed for 18 months yesterday.
A man who threatened to kill a woman and feed her body to pigs has been spared jail.
A man caught drink driving while on a short journey to buy milk was fined and banned yesterday – as it emerged seven motorists were caught for alleged drink driving offences in the Highlands and Islands over the weekend.
Fraserburgh fisherman-turned-drug dealer caught when bag of cocaine ‘fell from his mouth’ is sentenced in court
A former fisherman who turned to dealing cocaine after his Fraserburgh creel vessel was written-off has been told to prove he can stay drug-free or face a lengthy prison sentence.
An Aberdeen firm has been fined £53,000 for safety failings which led to a man falling to his death.
An ex-prisoner caught behind bars with a weapon fashioned from cutlery, razor blades and a shoelace has avoided being sent back to jail.