A 23-year-old burglar has admitted killing an 89-year-old widow but denied rape.
A Chelsea fan accused of launching a homophobic attack on left-wing activist Owen Jones had been photographed performing a Nazi salute, a court has heard.
Four South American burglary gang members have been jailed for a raid on chef Marcus Wareing’s multimillion-pound home.
A judge overseeing the latest stage of a High Court fight between Rangers and Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley has suggested litigants should decide whether journalists are given paperwork outlining detail of claims and counterclaims.
Rangers bosses are waiting for a judge’s ruling on another round of a High Court fight with Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley.
A man has appeared in court after more than £12,000 of heroin and cocaine was recovered in Aberdeen.
Two men have each been jailed for three years for “babysitting” a cannabis factory in a peaceful village.
Drug dealers are targeting “vulnerable” single mums to help run their operations, a court was told.
An Aberdeen babysitter has been ordered to pay £1,200 compensation after assaulting a young girl.
A man has appeared in court after a series of thefts in an Aberdeen community.
The highest court in Turkey has said a two-year ban imposed by the government on Wikipedia constitutes a violation of freedom of expression, it has been reported.
World champion boxer Josh Taylor has said he feels “ashamed” of his “stupid actions” after admitting racially abusing a bouncer in Edinburgh.
A man has appeared in court in Aberdeen charged with murder.
A man has been charged with drink-driving following a two-vehicle collision.
A man has appeared in court accused of causing the death of a pensioner by driving dangerously.
Scientific testing showed that blood found on the fridge in the apartment of a man accused of murdering British backpacker Grace Millane was 500,000 million times more likely to belong to her than anyone else, a New Zealand court heard.
An Aberdeen man has appeared in court charged with making or possessing an explosive under suspicious circumstances.
Actor Geoffrey Rush’s lawyer has told an Australian appeals court a judge was “well and truly justified” in concluding the Oscar winner was unable to work after being defamed in newspaper articles in 2017.
Two men have been charged following a disturbance in a north-east town.
A north-east man who pounced on an Australian backpacker on holiday in Scotland has been jailed for five years.
A man has appeared in court after drugs valued at £3,000 were recovered in the north-east.
An Aberdeen man who drank 10 pints and then assaulted his partner and smashed her phone has been fined.
A man caught driving in Aberdeen while more than five times the legal alcohol limit drew the police’s attention as he was travelling too slowly.
A former Aberdeen police inspector has appeared in court for a second time accused of murdering his wife.
A drink driver was caught more than four times the alcohol limit – after he flagged police officers down.
The loved ones of an Aberdeen man stabbed to death by his best friend have called for families to be consulted over sentences.
A man has told a trial he was left feeling “sick” and “mentally disturbed” after claiming a former depute provost kissed him on both cheeks while he was working at an event.
A man has appeared in court facing four charges of attempted murder after an incident in a north-east town.
A north-east man has been jailed following a raid on what is understood to be Scotland's largest puppy farm.
A man charged in connection with a sexual assault in a north-east park has been liberated pending further investigations.