Crime & Courts

  • 29 July 2014

    A MAN who followed an 85-year-old woman from a bank and then robbed her and broke her hip has been jailed for 20 months.

  • 27 July 2014

    A MAN has been arrested in connection with the alleged assault on two teenagers in Glasgow.

  • 27 July 2014

    A MAN suffered a head injury during a "very nasty" assault and robbery by a skinhead on a quad bike and two accomplices.

  • 26 July 2014

    A BOY of 15 was last night in a serious but stable condition in hospital after being stabbed in a park.

  • 26 July 2014

    A CYCLIST reclaimed his stolen bike by duping the seller into meeting him and letting him test-ride it - to the nearest police officer.

  • 26 July 2014

    A MAN who killed his partner in a drug-and-drink-fuelled rage and then stayed in the house for five days with her body lying on the bathroom floor will serve at least 15 years of a life sentence before he can apply for parole.