The victims of a north-east sex offender who preyed on women and children over more than four decades have been praised for their courage in speaking out as their abuser was handed a life sentence.
High Court in Edinburgh
Prosecutors have dropped an attempted murder charge against a woman who has admitted killing a pensioner following an argument at his home.
A psychiatrist has told a court he examined an Aberdeen woman who is standing trial for murder and concluded she wasn’t suffering from psychiatric illness.
A grandmother wept as she told a court of the moment she “exploded” and killed an Aberdeen pensioner following an argument at his home.
A woman accused of murdering an Aberdeen pensioner was a regular customer at a pawnbrokers in the months before the death, a court has heard.
A woman has admitted killing a pensioner who spent some of his £86,000 inheritance on holidays for her relatives, a court has heard.
A former oil industry manager who was caught trafficking cocaine after his Aberdeen flat sprung a leak was ordered to hand over £46,000 of crime profits.
A former oil industry manager who was caught trafficking cocaine after his flat sprung a leak was ordered to hand over £46,000 crime profits today.
Family of Aberdeen man left with brain injuries after brutal attack ‘relieved’ as woman’s appeal thrown out
The family of an Aberdeen man left with brain injuries after he was brutally beaten have spoken of their relief after a woman who took part in the murder bid had her conviction appeal thrown out.
An Aberdeen man found guilty of raping and assaulting three women – locking one in his flat for three days – has had his bid to overturn his conviction thrown out.
A man has been jailed for three years after sexually assaulting two women.
Aberdeen sex worker brutally attacked with claw hammer would have been reluctant to report it due to stigma, says charity leader
A sex worker brutally attacked with a claw hammer could have been reluctant to report it to police due to the stigma of her industry, a charity leader has said.
A cash machine raider who was caught after his lost girlfriend flagged down police for directions will be sentenced later this month.
A sex offender who had intercourse with a woman in the presence of a boy has been jailed for four and a half years.
A man found guilty of raping and assaulting three women – locking one in his flat for three days – is appealing against his conviction.
John Barbour, 52, from Aberdeen, was convicted of historical sex abuse charges at the High Court in Edinburgh earlier this year.
Three men accused of plotting the murder of a man have been acquitted.
Warren Keating, 29, Darren Summers, 30, and Jeff Binnie, 24, were found not guilty after prosecutors withdrew the allegations yesterday.
A persistent drug trafficker has been handed a jail term of more than five-and-a half years after he was caught with heroin and crack cocaine worth £1,300.
A woman who survived a brutal rape in Aberdeen today said she feels she can finally “start moving on” after her attacker was jailed for 10 years.
A man who raped a woman in an “abhorrent” attack in Aberdeen city centre was today jailed for 10 years.
A man was today jailed for 10 years for killing a young dad at his Aberdeen home.
Police: We ‘may never know’ intentions of North-east ‘Neo-Nazi’ convicted of planning terror attacks
Police today said they “may never know” the intentions of a North-east “Neo-Nazi” convicted of planning terror attacks.
A neo nazi who acquired components for potential bombs and who kept a list of North-east mosque addresses is behind bars today after being convicted of planning terror attacks.
An Aberdeen child rapist who preyed on young girls three decades ago was jailed for four years today.
A child rapist who preyed on young girls has been brought to justice – 30 years after his offending ended.
A North-east man who was stabbed by his wife in a bloody knife attack says they are “deeply in love” and want to rebuild their lives together.
A woman avoided jail today for attempting to murder her husband in a knife attack.
An Aberdeen man caught with cannabis resin worth £320,000 has been ordered to pay prosecutors more than £2,000.
A man will spend the rest of his life behind bars after a jury today convicted him of murdering an Aberdeen restaurant owner 39 years ago.