The death of an island crofter who became trapped in a piece of farming machinery is to be probed by a sheriff.
Oban Sheriff Court
An Oban man admitted behaving in a threatening manner towards a councillor by directing a sexual gesture at her while she was giving evidence in court.
A young driver who skidded off the road and crashed into a sign near a primary school has been banned from driving for three months.
A marine engineer who was working in Oban assaulted a member of hotel staff after trying to charge alcohol to his account.
A man has appeared in Oban Sheriff Court accused of stalking a local councillor.
A former Oban police officer caught with indecent images of children has been jailed for eight months.
A man convicted of stalking a 16-year-old girl and her parents in Argyll was jailed for five months yesterday.
Hundreds sign petition asking for a policeman who was caught with child porn to be stripped of his pension
An MP has written to the Scottish Justice Minister Humza Yousaf after a petition was launched calling for a policeman convicted of possession of child pornography to be stripped of his pension.
An Oban man appeared at the town’s sheriff court yesterday where he pleaded guilty to sending indecent messages to four different teenage girls via the Snapchat app.
Petition calls for former police officer caught with indecent images of children to be stripped of his pension
Hundreds of people have signed an online petition calling for a police officer caught with indecent images of children to be stripped of his pension.
A former Oban policeman appeared at the town’s sheriff court yesterday and pleaded guilty to possessing indecent photographs of children.
An Oban taxi driver has been fined for careless driving after knocking down two women near the rank.
A 25-year-old man was yesterday convicted of stalking a 16-year-old girl and her parents in the Oban area.
A chemistry teacher convicted of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old woman in a shop was admonished by a sheriff yesterday.
A former army cadet who pled guilty to being in possession of an airgun without a certificate was admonished at Oban Sheriff Court yesterday.
The father of a fisherman lost at sea told a fatal accident inquiry yesterday he hopes lessons can be learned from his son’s death - and claimed the boat owner refused to lift the vessel for reasons of “self-protection”.
Devastated family members of a fisherman lost at sea left a court room yesterday as his last words were played from a mayday call.
The partner of a fisherman lost at sea described her last conversation with him at Fatal Accident Inquiry at Oban Sheriff Court yesterday.
A chef who carried out a "vicious" attack on his partner by stabbing her repeatedly with a knife was jailed for four years and four months yesterday.
A former army cadet pleaded guilty to being in possession of an airgun without a certificate yesterday.
A chef pleaded guilty yesterday to repeatedly striking his partner with a knife.
A woman told a court yesterday that her chef partner repeatedly stabbed her with a knife after he got drunk at a party.
A sex offender who repeatedly grabbed a 15-year-old girl’s buttocks in the street treated the sexual assault as a “joke”, a court heard.
A drink driver trying to move his car to get a better view at an Argyll beauty spot drove over a wall and the vehicle ended up on its roof, a court heard.
A carer who stole thousands of pounds from vulnerable older people wept as she was jailed for seven months yesterday.
One punch at a family celebration has resulted in a man having a titanium plate inserted into his face after his eye socket was damaged and his eye left “falling into his face”.
An elderly abuse charity has praised a sheriff for taking action to ensure a pensioner who was the victim of theft gets his money back.
A carer who stole thousands of pounds from a 71-year-old disabled man took advantage of him “in a disgraceful way”, a sheriff said yesterday.
A sex offender who threatened to go to the home of a police officer has been fined £750.
An Argyll man who asked two teenage girls to send him indecent images was placed on the Sex Offenders Register yesterday.
A man who bit, kicked, punched and slapped his partner and hit a 12-year-old boy he was passing in the street was jailed for nine months yesterday.
A chemistry teacher convicted of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old woman in a shop was told that "all is not lost" by a sheriff yesterday.