A solicitor returned to her family’s Highland roots this week to become the last Sheriff to be installed in Inverness Castle.
An Aberdeen man has been told to expect a “fairly substantial” jail sentence after being caught with cocaine worth £60,000 in a safe in his home.
A soldier admitted driving his high-performance BMW at 143mph on a Highland road was told by a sheriff that he must have had “a death wish”.
A Corpach man has been cleared of causing an ex-girlfriend fear and alarm.
A Lerwick postman who failed to deliver more than 1,000 parcels and letters over a four-month period between September and January this year has avoided a jail sentence.
A sheriff who presided over Aberdeen’s courtrooms during the flourishing of the oil industry is being mourned following his death at the age of 92.
A teenager was recommended for a special “problem-solving” scheme at Aberdeen Sheriff Court yesterday after he admitted to biting another teen in a fight and breaking his jaw.
A row with his wife of 27 years resulted in a £400 fine and a ticking off from a Sheriff.
A 55-year-old man appeared in court yesterday charged in connection with alleged drugs, firearms and explosives offences in the wake of a weekend raid in Caithness.
A man who exposed himself to three women and sexually assaulted two of them has been put on the sex offenders register for three years.
A man has gone on trial accused of threatening to shoot a judge at a city-centre pub.