The trial of a north-east man has heard how he allegedly left emaciated cow “to die in the corner” – and another “screaming” in hunger.
Sheriff Margaret Hodge
A woman tricked her employers into believing she was a registered nurse to get a job at a troubled Aberdeenshire nursing home.
An underage drinker has been admonished for punching a policeman on the face after a night out in Aberdeen.
A football fan carried out an unprovoked attack on two strangers in Aberdeen after drinking to excess while watching the European Championship.
A disqualified driver who drove away in his girlfriend's Porsche before trying to lure two women into it was caught hiding by police in the boot of another car.
A north-east lorry driver who knocked down a pensioner - leaving her so badly injured she had to have her leg amputated - has kept his licence.
A man has been fined for warning police Islamic State would "get them" before making a gun motion with his fingers and saying "boom".
A pupil support worker who got behind the wheel after drinking has been banned - for moving her car just 4ft.
A man has been remanded in custody after the bomb squad was called out to deal with a “suspicious device" in Aberdeen.
A Hogmanay reveller caught having sex in one of Aberdeen's busiest streets has been fined - despite a decision not to prosecute the woman involved.
Two of the north-east's first summary sheriffs have taken up office in Aberdeen.