A man has been banned from driving for three years and fined £1,000 after getting behind the wheel while over four times the limit on a Shetland road.
Lerwick Sheriff Court
An 85-year-old former RAF pilot has been given a £160 fine and three penalty points after admitting driving without due care and attention.
A Shetland man has fined £200 for possessing a pair of knuckledusters in a public place.
A man has been jailed for nine months after admitting behaving in a threatening and abusive manner at a Lerwick chemist and having a “length of sharpened metal” in his possession.
A teenager had his case continued without plea after appearing at Lerwick Sheriff Court accused of a string of offences including damaging vehicles at a town-centre work site and possessing a knife in a public place.
A man who lost his temper and refused to take his car off a ferry between Fetlar and Unst has been fined £450 at Lerwick Sheriff Court.
A woman who stole a child’s photo from a house and created a disturbance on a public bus has been remanded in custody.
A case at Lerwick Sheriff Court was deferred until June after the 24-hour air traffic control strike at Sumburgh Airport meant a defence solicitor was unable to travel to Shetland.
A man had his case continued without plea at Lerwick Sheriff Court yesterday after being charged with a number of domestic abuse offences which included a threat to throw acid over his ex-partner.
Carrying “offensive weapons” earned a repeat offender a 10-month prison sentence at Lerwick Sheriff Court yesterday.
A man has lost his driving licence for a year after being found guilty of dangerous driving at Lerwick Sheriff Court on yesterday.
A woman has been jailed for six months following an incident where she made threats against her ex partner and was found in possession of a knife.
A man from Yorkshire narrowly escaped being sent to jail when he appeared for sentencing at Lerwick Sheriff Court yesterday.
A man has been jailed for a “vicious and inexcusable” assault on his ex partner in Shetland.
A man who smashed a mug of vodka over his friend’s head, injuring him severely, was imprisoned for two years at Lerwick Sheriff Court yesterday.
A woman who dropped off passengers at Sandwick Junior High School while five-and-a-half times the drink driving limit received a hefty driving ban and fine at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Wednesday.
Two men whose plot to bring nearly £30,000 worth of cannabis into Shetland was scuppered when the speedboat they used to ferry the drugs into Lerwick off a NorthLink ship sparked the attention of the emergency services have been sent to prison.
Lerwick man handed prison sentence after downloading over 21,000 indecent images and videos of children
A man from Lerwick who downloaded over 21,000 indecent photos and videos of children has been sent to prison for 20 months.
Jail sentence handed to drink driver who ploughed into a taxi in Shetland – leaving three people seriously injured
A drink driver who ploughed into a taxi near Voe while driving on the wrong side of the road, seriously injuring three people, has been sent to prison for 18 months.
An oil worker who created a rumpus on a Loganair flight and then had to be taken away by police has been fined £2,000 at Lerwick Sheriff Court.
A man from Lerwick has been given another seven months behind bars after admitting assaulting a woman and struggling with police officers just days after he was released from prison early on a home detention curfew.
A man was released on bail yesterday after appearing at Lerwick Sheriff Court from custody accused of assaulting two women.
A man from Shetland who possessed indecent pictures and videos of children has been placed under supervision for over two years and ordered to do unpaid work.
A man who subjected his wife to tirades of threatening or abusive behaviour narrowly avoided prison at Lerwick Sheriff Court yesterday.
A “thug” and “bully” who terrorised two 13-year-olds was sentenced to 14 months imprisonment at Lerwick Sheriff Court yesterday.
Three middle-aged men from Dunfermline who attempted to smuggle £5,000 worth of cannabis resin into Shetland were sent to prison for a total of 20 months at Lerwick Sheriff Court yesterday.
A teenager appeared at Lerwick Sheriff Court from custody yesterday on a total of ten charges, ranging from driving while unfit through drink or drugs to sexual assault.
A Shetland pervert was yesterday jailed for downloading nearly 50,000 images of children – many with sexually sadistic abuse of babies - over a nine year period.
A man who drove in Shetland while four times the alcohol limit has been disqualified from driving for 18 months and fined £600.
A 26-year-old woman from Shetland has had her vehicle seized after appearing from custody accused of drink driving.
£270 fine handed to Shetland man after he failed to identify himself to police as driver of motorbike with no MOT
A man who failed to identify himself to police as the driver of motorbike with no MOT was fined £270 at Lerwick Sheriff Court yesterday.
Two men fined after hurling homophobic insults and trying to stick fingers up the nose of a doorman at a Lerwick nightclub
Two men involved in a fracas at a Lerwick nightclub last year were fined at the town’s Sheriff Court yesterday.