A 20-year-old homeless woman who admitted snatching two handbags in Inverness last February was sentenced to 130 hours of unpaid community work.
A man who admitted making a sexual gesture to a councillor in court has had his case deferred to establish a suitable sentence.
An Inverness thief and drug addict had his sentence deferred until next month for a final assessment for an addiction treatment order.
An Easter Ross man who had been under a court order not to approach or contact his ex-partner defied the ban and frightened her, a court heard yesterday.
A window cleaner has gone on trial accused of sexually assaulting an 87-year-old dementia sufferer - after offering her a sensual massage.
A Paisley man has been found guilty of careless driving on the A82.
A woman who was involved in a volatile relationship with another man reacted angrily when she saw him in Inverness city centre, a court has heard.
A 29-year-old Inverness man who caused a disturbance in the Accident and Emergency Unit of the city's Raigmore Hospital was remanded in custody yesterday for a background report.
An Easter Ross teenager who assaulted another teen had sentence deferred until March 28 for a background report because he is currently on a community payback order.
A 50-year-old man driving a motability car acted recklessly when he drove it at a car dealership employee, a court has heard.
An Easter Ross teenager will spend another month on remand waiting for a background report after he admitted a series of offences committed within hours of each other.
A 28-year-old Inverness man appeared in private at Inverness Sheriff Court yesterday on a charge of assault to severe injury, permanent disfigurement and danger of life.
A deputy store manager from Aviemore who drove at 105mph on the A9 as he travelled to work was banned from driving for four months yesterday.
A 76-year-old woman had her handbag snatched in an Inverness store shortly before another woman suffered the same fate elsewhere in the city.
A 39-year-old Drumnadrochit woman trying to stop a drug habit kicked a police officer during an arrest.
An Inverness policeman will receive £300 in compensation after being punched in the face by a drunk Edinburgh woman.
A man has appeared at Inverness Sheriff Court in connection with an incident involving a taxi in the Balloan Road area of the city at the weekend.
A 36-year-old Inverness delivery driver who developed a cocaine habit will be sentenced next month for possessing the drug with intent to supply.
A 25-year-old joiner was fined after a violent struggle with police officers on a night out in Inverness city centre.
A scaffolder who injured a man when horseplay went wrong has been ordered to pay his victim £2,000.
A sharp-eyed neighbour contacted police when she saw two men trying to break into a house in Rosehaugh Road in Inverness, the city's sheriff court heard yesterday.
A fight in a Golspie house led to one man being treated in hospital for a knife wound to his leg and another sustaining a cut hand, a court was told yesterday.
A 38-year-old Inverness woman who allowed a drug dealer to stay with her was also concerned in the supply of heroin in the city, a court has heard.
A habitual gas sniffer was abusive to security staff at the Eastgate Centre in Inverness when he was asked to leave the building, a court has heard
A 25-year-old Oban man has appeared in private at Inverness Sheriff Court in connection with a fire at the Kinloch Lodge Hotel at Sleat on the Isle of Skye.
A 24-year-old Wester Ross man appeared in private at Inverness Sheriff Court yesterday on a charge of assault to severe injury. Callum Brown, of Ullapool, made no plea, was committed for further examination and remanded in custody.
A 43-year-old Inverness waiter who was found lurking around a property when it could be inferred he was there to commit theft escaped a jail sentence yesterday.
Inverness scaffolder Reece Taylor was ordered to carry out 180 hours of unpaid work after admitting assaulting his partner.
A 25-year-old Inverness man who struck his partner over the head with a wine bottle and then tried to strangle a police sergeant was jailed for a year yesterday.
Two different reasons for trying to access a locked flat in Inverness landed a 38-year-old man in trouble with the law.
As ever, the courts of the north and north-east of Scotland were kept pretty busy in 2018.
A man who pleaded guilty to driving on the wrong side of the road, and causing a four hour closure, was fined £600 at Fort William Sheriff Court yesterday.