A woman accused of trying to kill her husband told police that she “may have saved someone’s life” by stabbing him to stop him drink driving.
The former head of the UK’s financial regulator has told the High Court it did not intend to “pressurise” Lloyds into acquiring HBOS.
A man whose “perfect housewife” is accused of trying to murder him stored a secret document on his computer expressing fears that she might kill him.
A baby girl who vanished after social workers raised concern about her welfare has been found safe and well in the wake of a High Court judge’s appeal for help.
A ‘Jekyll and Hyde’ style crook who repeatedly raped and physically assaulted two women has been jailed for eight years.
A “perfect hostess” has gone on trial accused of trying to murder her husband - who blames himself for attack.
A serious organised crime gang facing jail after being snared by police is the "most sophisticated" group of its kind encountered by the Scottish force, a court has heard.
A former project manager in the oil industry was today jailed for 54 months for dealing in cocaine.
A mother whose son was killed by hospital blunders said she will refuse to be intimidated by medics rallying around the doctor convicted over the death.
Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield is to get legal aid to fight possible prosecution on charges of gross negligence manslaughter.
Eight men appeared in court yesterday accused of murdering a dad in Fraserburgh.
Alleged computer hacker Lauri Love faces a wait to find out if he has successfully challenged a ruling that he can be extradited to the US.
A man suffering from an incurable disease who is fighting a legal battle for a “dignified” death is desperate for his case to be heard as soon as possible, leading judges have heard.
A charity has called for "radical" reform of the way sexual crimes are investigated and prosecuted after a report concluded more could be done to help victims.
A convicted rapist who spent 15 years attempting to clear his name has died.
A “Jekyll and Hyde” criminal is facing a lengthy prison sentence after being convicted by a jury of raping and physically assaulting two women over a five-and-a-half-year period.
EasyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou is due to appear in court later this month in a bid to stop what he alleges is “unauthorised” use of the Easy brand.
A man caught with almost £40,000 of drugs money in a shoebox - which he claimed came from selling snakes - has been jailed.
A mother cleared of murdering her daughter said she will never overcome the pain of losing the child who "brought joy to my life".
An IT worker who swindled Dundee City Council out of more than £1million to cover his gambling debts has been ordered to pay back £49,979.
Members of a kidnapping gang were jailed for more than 28 years yesterday.
The trial of a man accused of murdering and robbing a restaurateur nearly 40 years ago has been told of large bets being placed around the time at a bookmaker.
A judge has ruled that a 90-year-old former teacher from Mull sexually abused two schoolboys more than 40 years ago.
A member of a European royal family is embroiled in a fight over money with his estranged wife in a London divorce court.
"Uniquely evil" Ian Brady has been denied his last request for music at his cremation.
Two brothers who raped and assaulted a teenager in Invergordon have been jailed for more than 11 years.
A man caught with almost £40,000 of drugs money in a shoebox told police he was a snake breeder and the cash was for Boa Pythons he had sold.
A father has lost his High Court action against a London IVF clinic over the conception of his daughter by his ex-partner after their split.
The family of a two-year-old killed by a speeding driver have said they are living a life sentence after losing their "darling baby girl" as the motorist was jailed for six years.
Newcastle United have lost a High Court challenge over the seizure of documents by tax officials investigating the financial affairs of several football clubs.
The family of an Aberdeen man, who was injured so grievously in a murder bid that he now requires 24-hour care, have called for his “disgusting” attackers to receive longer sentences.
An “idiot” driver who killed a woman in a crash after speeding on a Highland road was jailed for four and a half years yesterday.