AN elderly woman was robbed of "irreplaceable" family heirlooms when a thief targeted her at home.
A MAN has been found guilty of bombarding a Labour MP with abusive internet messages after she supported a successful campaign to put Jane Austen on the £10 note.
A BEST-SELLING author feared she would be a victim of "revenge porn" after her ex-lover threatened to publish photographs of her naked and pregnant, a court has heard.
A SENIOR oil executive who falsely claimed £80,000 in expenses from his employers has been ordered to perform 300 hours of unpaid work.
A FATHER has been jailed for six years for killing a violent thug who robbed his son of his iPhone.
SHOPLIFTER Jean McGovern has been kicked out of her home in a successful move by prosecutors to take property funded by the proceeds of crime.
A man accused of beating up controversial MP George Galloway has been remanded in custody.
POLICE stop and search procedures with no legal basis cost the public purse almost £10 million last year, the Sunday Herald can reveal.
A MAN has been convicted of raping a law student as she slept in her house.
ONE of Scotland's best-known authors has told a court how her former lover turned up at her house saying he planned to walk into the sea with their young son during a beachfront ceremony to become the King of Scotland.
THE mother of a murdered Iraq veteran has made an emotional plea for information about his killer a week after he was attacked.
LAWYERS acting for a son who is suing his mother's killer have secured an order to arrest thousands of pounds belonging to the convicted murderer.
THE wife of a former KPMG director accused of fiddling £44,000 in expenses to fund his gambling habit has defended her husband.
A MAN who used his home as a safe house to store £470,000 of drugs has been jailed for almost five years.
POLICE have refused to confirm a report that two detectives have been cleared of misconduct following their interview with Gail Sheridan while she was facing a perjury inquiry.
A MAN accused of kidnapping and raping a woman in Glasgow almost a decade ago has agreed to be extradited following his arrest in Spain.