A student who claimed he was drug dealing to pay his university fees was yesterday jailed for four years and 145 days.
An offshore worker turned drug dealer yesterday blamed the oil downturn for his spiral down into criminality.
A man has gone on trial accused of holding a woman and two children at gunpoint during a raid on a home in a remote Highland village.
A woman told a court yesterday that she could still hear the sound a man's head made as it "bounced" off the ground during a brawl outside an Aberdeen bar.
A court has heard that two men on trial accused of attempted murder were overheard by police discussing a knife attack through a flat intercom.
An Inverness dad has described the moment he and his family were stabbed outside a pub after he tried to stop crude comments being made about his daughter.
A north-east pensioner has been jailed for carrying out a "systematic campaign" of sexual abuse against four young boys more than 40 years ago.
An Aberdeenshire pensioner has been convicted of carrying out a "systematic campaign" of sexual abuse against four young boys more than 40 years ago.
A thug who tried to kill his girlfriend while high on drink and drugs has been jailed for almost seven years.
A mother and son have been cleared of committing a string of horrific offences - including rape and abduction.
A man and woman have gone on trial accused of committing a string of violent offences including assault, abduction and rape.