Crime & Courts

  • 21 November 2014

    A LORRY driver who killed a fellow motorist moments after falling asleep at the wheel has been jailed for four years.

  • 21 November 2014

    FIVE men have been arrested in connection with an alleged robbery at a city centre arcade.

  • 20 November 2014

    A LAWYER has been warned he may go to jail after a judge ruled that he breached a court order meant to stop him working as a solicitor.

  • 20 November 2014

    TELEVISION personality Paul O'Grady has settled his phone-hacking claim for "substantial" damages.

  • 20 November 2014

    A WOMAN has been sexually assaulted by a man in a wheelchair as she travelled on a train packed with football supporters and concert-goers.

  • 20 November 2014

    A MAN who pretended to be a Scottish aristocrat is facing jail in the US after he admitted carrying out a massive benefit fraud.

  • 20 November 2014

    THREE Scotland International rugby players are expected to stand trial next month for allegedly attacking a fellow player.

  • 20 November 2014

    AN ELDERLY motorist who killed a friend and neighbour by crashing into her as she cycled into a Highland village has been banned from driving and ordered to carry out community work.

  • 19 November 2014

    THE estranged wife of Angus Sinclair worked with detectives in a bid to help bring her husband to justice for the World's End murders.

  • 19 November 2014

    A WOMAN who killed an OAP in a car crash is facing jail after she admitted ploughing into him when distracted by loud music in her motor.

  • 19 November 2014

    A MAN went on trial at the High Court in Glasgow yesterday charged with murdering a woman and trying to kill her 85-year-old partner in their home.

  • 19 November 2014

    A MAN has appeared in court charged with causing the death of an 11-year-old girl by dangerous driving.