A woman who was subjected to a terrifying assault involving a hammer today told how she thought her smirking attacker was going to kill her.
Two repeat drink-drivers have been banned from the road for a total of eight-and-a-half years.
He admitted shouting, swearing and threatening to assault police.
Lisa McLean or Townsend, 34, was found slumped in the driver’s seat of her parked Ford Focus in Aberdeen city centre on April 15.
North-east school’s dress-down day in aid of Children in Need cancelled after intruder gets into building
The letter advises the intruder was made more identifiable due to not wearing the school uniform, hence the decision to cancel the event planned for today and ask pupils to continue to wear full uniform as normal.
A man has denied illegally importing a knuckleduster.
John Spiers, 47, appeared at Aberdeen Sheriff Court over the incident on Mounthooly Roundabout.
A second man has appeared in court following an alleged robbery at a north-east fast food restaurant.
A man is facing a charge under the terrorism act after chemicals were seized at a property in Aberdeen.
A thrill-seeker has vowed to stop making a “nuisance” of himself after scaling the outside of a 13-storey car park – while blindfolded.
Colin Grant, 39, is alleged to have assaulted the man on Linksfield Place, Aberdeen, on August 4 with intent to rob him.
A man has been handed a supervision order after admitting being concerned in the supply of cannabis resin.
Calum Russell, 43, is alleged to have assaulted the woman by seizing her by the body, lifting her up and dropping her into an outdoor hot tub containing water.
After the rape, Teglas abandoned his victim, in her late teens, in a flower bed where she was found by passers-by.
A former Aberdeen FC captain’s wife has been fined after admitting careless driving outside Pittodrie following a match.
A man has appeared in court for the second time in connection with an attempted robbery at a newsagents in Aberdeen.
A serial thief has been jailed after he told a mourner he needed a lift to the hospital because his girlfriend was in labour – then stole her handbag.
A man has appeared in court in connection with an alleged sexual assault in a strip club.
A north-east pensioner has been charged with attacking an employee at Dundee Railway Station.
A shady thief has been jailed after stealing more than £1,000 worth of sunglasses from an Aberdeen opticians.
A man will be sentenced later this month after admitting stealing groceries from a supermarket.
A thug has been jailed after being found guilty of assaulting and abducting a man on Aberdeen street with the intent to rob him.
Jake Osborne had been due to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court for sentencing having previously pled guilty to two charges of being concerned in the supply of cocaine and heroin
Adrian Jones, 48, originally from Stoke-on-Trent, yelled abuse from his window and warned not to mess with “a Stokey”, advising that people from his town were “nasty”.
A “cruel and calculated” killer who murdered a mechanic in his own home has been awarded more than £200,000 to cover his legal fees – and that figure is set to rise.
A mum-of-two who was caught with more than £300,000 of drugs became involved in the illegal trade after criminals threatened to “harm” her children, a court has heard.
A bungling Aberdeen shoplifter who stole half a dozen jackets from Next was caught after returning to the store the next day – wearing one of the jackets.
Jordan Bruce, 24, was found lying on the ground at South Esplanade West on October 9 before a passer-by phoned 999.
A man who crashed into a wall after a drink and drug binge has been jailed.
Sophie Davis, 25, appeared at Aberdeen Sheriff Court where she pled guilty to a charge of fraud.