A former headteacher been jailed for nine years after subjecting a girl to a catalogue of sexual abuse and rape.
High Court in Edinburgh
A former headmaster is facing a lengthy jail sentence after subjecting a girl to a catalogue of sexual abuse and rape.
Former First Minister Alex Salmond could be poised to launch legal action against the BBC over a documentary about his trial.
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”.
A teenage rapist who left a schoolgirl crying and screaming during a brutal assault was locked up for three years and nine months today.
Public warned not to name women who claimed they were sexually assaulted by former north-east politician Alex Salmond
A judge has warned the public to comply with a court order passed to protect the women who claimed they were sexually assaulted by Alex Salmond.
A killer who murdered a man after a drugs binge should have the punishment part of his life sentence cut because a judge didn’t follow proper guidelines, a court heard.
Taxi driver Lee Weir, 31, was a teenager when he committed the offence against the child at an address in Aberdeen.
A jailed former football coach was imprisoned for a further four years today after more victims emerged.
PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Sick drink driver casually sips a pint just hours after mowing down Allan, 70, at Aberdeen bus stop
A speeding drink driver who killed a pensioner at an Aberdeen bus stop was captured on camera outside a nearby pub with a drink - after fleeing the scene of the crash.
An Aberdeen man with an attempted murder conviction and links to a notorious outlaw bike gang is launching a legal battle in Scotland’s appeal court.
A speeding drink driver killed a pensioner at an Aberdeen bus stop before going to a pub to drink some more.
A rapist who attacked an intoxicated young woman at his fast food business was today jailed for six years.
An Aberdeen man sexually abused a young girl when he was a teenager, a court heard today.
An Aberdeen babysitter who was jailed for violently shaking a baby and leaving the child with a brain injury has failed in a bid to have her conviction quashed.
The managing director of a financial services firm has been jailed for 14 years after plundering north-east investors’ pension pots and life savings in a massive fraud to fund his affluent lifestyle.
An Aberdeen man who had a top bearing the name of an outlaw bike gang has been jailed for attacking members of a rival motorcycling club.
Behroz Hamedi, 60, is facing a jail term after he was found guilty of abducting and raping the 21-year-old victim following a trial last month.
Former first minister Alex Salmond has been cleared of attempted rape and a series of sexual assaults, including one with intent to rape, after a trial at the High Court in Edinburgh.
Terrance Oliphant, 84, preyed on a girl and boy in turn in repeated crimes during a 12-year offending spree from 1969 to 1981.
A man accused of a £12.9 million fraud was the “sole conduit” between investors and the scheme used to commit the alleged crimes, a court heard.
Antony Munro, 30, raped and assaulted women at houses, flats and a hotel in Invergordon, Aberdeen, Alness and Inverness.
North-east man says losing cash in alleged £12.9 million fraud had ‘massive effect’ on family finances
Norman Masson said he is owed more than £43,000 from 66-year-old financial adviser Alistair Greig.
North-east man ‘unable to retire’ and help cancer stricken wife after investment in alleged £12 million fraud
A businessman told a court how his investment in an alleged £12.9 million fraud resulted in him being unable to move abroad with his cancer-stricken wife.
Alistair Greig, 66, is facing allegations dating between August 2001 and October 2014 at addresses in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Lincolnshire.
David Johnstone, 35, was not present in the dock at the High Court in Glasgow when the case called today.
An Aberdeen man who had a top bearing the name of an outlaw bike gang in his car has been jailed after attacking members of a rival motorcycle club.
A senior prosecutor has told a jury that two men were “actively involved” in attacking a group of motorcyclists with a car.