A man accused of murder paid off a £1,500 bar tab the week his alleged victim died, having not bought a drink in the pub for a year, a court has heard.
A man accused of murdering a north-east mechanic in his rural cottage told police he had “no idea who was responsible”.
A north-east man accused of murdering and robbing a mechanic in his cottage was left with just £27 a month after expenses from his job as a farmer.
The senior investigating police officer who was sent to the home of north-east mechanic Brian McKandie and failed to realise a crime had taken place has told a court she would have acted differently “in hindsight.”
A north-east mechanic found dead in his home had nearly £200,000 in cash stored in the house, a court has heard.
Proposals for a new electricity substation outside a north-east village could be decided next week.
A friend of a north-east mechanic has told a court of the moment she phoned the police because she saw blood inside his property and later discovered he was dead.
Police scene examiners who attended at the home of a north-east mechanic found dead originally thought his death was an accident, a court has heard.
A woman has admitted stealing a portable hard drive from a north-east electrical store.
A thief who committed a spate of offences over a month has been jailed.
A mechanic who killed a north-east biker in a horror smash on the day the father-of-two celebrated his birthday was today spared a jail term.
Police have criticised North-east parents for putting youngsters at risk by speeding while ferrying their children to school.
The thought of building your own house while holding down a job and looking after newborn twins would be enough to put off even the most ambitious of house builders, but not Jenny and Mark Robertson.
Thousands of pounds of motorcycle equipment has been destroyed in a fire in a North-east village.
Police Scotland have warned motorists of icy road conditions across the North-east.
A road has been closed for more than three hours after a crash involving a lorry and a car.
When Sarah Lowrie was told her daughter would be born with a serious heart defect she probably couldn’t imagine she’d one day lead a normal life.
Six men have been charged with a string of offences including hare coursing, assaults and dangerous driving.
Four men have been charged in the North-east in relation to alleged hare coursing.
Detectives have launched new searches along a road close to where an elderly man was brutally murdered - following a tip-off.
Police hunting Brian McKandie’s murderer were sent an anonymous letter with information about his death, it was revealed today.
The brother of a man who was murdered in his North-east home six months ago has issued a heartfelt plea.
Detectives investigating the murder of a North-east mechanic have traced a car they were looking for in relation to the inquiries.
More than 350 properties across the North-east are without power this morning.
An ice cream firm is in the running for a national award.
Hundreds of North-east residents are to be questioned over the murder of Brian McKandie.
The family of North-east man Brian McKandie who was murdered in his own home have re-appealed for information following a memorial service for him.
Police today revealed they are treating the murder of a North-east man as a local crime and not an incident linked elsewhere.
Police were today following a "number of lines of inquiry" after stopping more than 700 drivers near the home of murder victim Brian McKandie.
More than 40 officers have been investigating the murder of a man every day since he was found dead in his own home, police have said.