Lawyers acting for a north-east financial advisor who masterminded a multi-million pound Ponzi scheme have failed to convince judges to allow another ground to be added to his forthcoming appeal.
High Court in Edinburgh
An Aberdeen student has been found guilty of snatching a woman from the street and subjecting her to a terrifying rape ordeal.
A dangerous and potentially psychopathic Aberdeen domestic abuser has been locked up indefinitely.
An Army veteran who claimed his victims "enjoyed" the abuse he inflicted on them has been jailed for eight years.
Fraudster Alistair Greig who swindled £13m from clients and friends has just £830,000 courts can seize
Prosecutors believe a crooked financial advisor jailed for plundering pension pots and life savings made more than £21million from his crimes.
A Stonehaven man who tied up two women with rope before raping them in a series of "sadistic" attacks has been jailed for eight years.
Two men caught trafficking cocaine in Aberdeen have been jailed for a total of eight years.
A paedophile who carried out a string of sexual attacks on children told police they had "enjoyed" it, a court has heard.
An independence activist who named women who gave evidence against Alex Salmond has been jailed for six months.
The trial of a man accused of murdering an Aberdeen grandmother in her home was brought to an end today because he is medically unfit to continue with the proceedings.
A judge has been forced to put a murder trial on hold due to the heavy snow.
Aberdeen murder accused had ‘healing wounds’ on hands days after allegedly stabbing grandmother to death
A grandmother who was found dead in her home had sustained multiple stab wounds, a murder trial heard yesterday.
A jailed drug trafficker who claimed he was saving for a wedding has agreed to surrender pounds more than £2,500 to settle a proceeds of crime action.
A man has gone on trial accused of murdering an Aberdeen gran in her own home.
An armed robber who took part in a terrifying raid on a lone shop worker has been jailed for six years and nine months.
A car driver who attacked a pedestrian with his vehicle after mounting a pavement and driving at him was jailed for two years today.
A man who raped a woman while she was ill in bed has been jailed.
A predator who claimed his child victim sexually assaulted him was jailed for six years today for raping the vulnerable girl.
A drug trafficker who claimed he was saving for a wedding has been given a five and a half year jail sentence for directing an accomplice to sell drugs.
A veteran who was part of the Queen's guard at Balmoral has been jailed for nine years after carrying out a campaign of child abuse.
Martin Wood, 35, attacked the teen girl at a house in Aberdeen subjecting her to a rape ordeal.
A crack cocaine addict who tried to murder a man in a brutal knife attack at a north-east play park has been jailed for eight years.
An Aberdeen drug trafficker who claimed he was saving for a wedding has been jailed after he directed an accomplice to sell cocaine and other narcotics.
Man who killed 83-year-old dog walker in north-east woods to be held in psychiatric hospital indefinitely
A man who killed an 83-year-old dog walker in Moray after brutally assaulting a couple out exercising their pet has been detained at a high security psychiatric hospital indefinitely.
A former Aberdeen Crown Office employee has admitted stealing hundreds of thousands of pounds of cash and drugs from her workplace.
A former headteacher been jailed for nine years after subjecting a girl to a catalogue of sexual abuse and rape.
A former headmaster is facing a lengthy jail sentence after subjecting a girl to a catalogue of sexual abuse and rape.
A senior church minister has succeeded in a legal bid to have his sexual assault conviction quashed.
A man who brutally killed an 83-year-old after attacking a couple out exercising their dog was ordered to be detained in a high security psychiatric hospital today.
The mum of a schoolgirl who was repeatedly raped by a 15-year-old in the north-east has branded his sentence “pitiful”.