A woman has been banned from the road after admitting driving while more than five times the legal alcohol limit.
A publicans’ body claims bars have been “hit hard” by changes to drink-driving laws and the smoking ban.
A man was caught asleep at the wheel of his car with the engine running while over the limit – just hours after being sentenced at court for drink-driving.
A north-east man has admitted driving dangerously while more than three-and-a-half times the alcohol limit – on Christmas Day.
A driver pulled over by police in a north-east town was allegedly almost six-times over the drink-drive limit.
A north-east farmer got behind the wheel of a work car after a night out, crashed, drove off and later hid from police in a bush.
Adrian Smith, 62, a former chief executive of the Scottish Motor Trade Association, was found slumped at the wheel on an unnamed road between the A93 and A90 in Milltimber on December 10.
A suspected drink-driver gave cops a catalogue of excuses why he couldn’t comply with an alcohol test – including being scared of needles and not being able to urinate in front of officers.
A repeat drink-driver has been warned he could be facing jail after being caught behind the wheel while more than five times the alcohol limit.
Claire Mason was more than four times the drink-drive limit and also admitted to driving without a licence, driving without insurance and failing to stop for a red light.
A driver who was caught more than three times over the limit after celebrating being in remission from cancer has been banned from the road.
A drink-driver was caught three-and-a-half times the alcohol limit after police saw him “swerving” on the road.
Graeme Cuthill appeared in the dock at Aberdeen Sheriff Court in connection with the matter and pled guilty to a charge of drink-driving.
A social worker caught driving over the limit in the north-east has been warned about his future conduct.
Cases of drink-driving over the Christmas period are on the rise, according to new figures.
Marcin Partyka pled guilty to two drink driving offences and also admitted possession of a knife and ecstasy on Adelphi Lane
Teresa Ross, 41, was driving on Auchmill Road, Bucksburn, on September 19 this year while over the legal alcohol limit.
An Aberdeen drink-driver got behind the wheel while almost five times the legal limit – after realising he was parked on double yellow lines.
A drink-driver has been hit with a £1,000 fine and two-and-a-half year ban after being caught six times the legal limit.
A drink-driver has been fined £650 and banned from the road.
An Aberdeen man has admitted stealing a lorry from a haulage firm and driving the vehicle despite being over the limit.
Colin Middleton, 45, was travelling in a car on Provost Fraser Drive, Aberdeen, at around 12.10am on September 30 last year when onlookers saw the vehicle being driven erratically and alerted police, Aberdeen Sheriff Court heard.
Neighbours phone police after they saw Darren Rothwell start his car, rev the engine loudly and crash into two parked cars.
A woman has been fined and banned from the road after being caught drink-driving.
A joiner caught driving his work van while five times the alcohol limit has been banned from the road.
Officers spoke to Ogden and noted he had glazed eyes and smelled of alcohol before he provided a positive roadside breath test.
A dozen motorists have been charged in just five days in connection with drink or drug driving offences as some drivers in the north-east continue to ignore police advice
Witnesses formed the view Lisa McDonald, or Cameron, 37, was drunk and contacted police when they saw her exit a pub and get into her car.
More than twenty drivers were stopped in the north-east during a police operation.
An Aberdeen joiner was caught driving his work van while five times the limit.