Crime & Courts

  • 30 August 2014

    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.

  • 28 August 2014

    A POLICEMAN accused of pushing his pregnant wife down a flight of stairs plans to lodge a court action to stop prosecutors from pursuing a case against him.

  • 28 August 2014

    A WOMAN is facing jail after threatening to have her former partner falsely branded a paedophile ‑‑ then attempting to extort thousands of pounds from him so she could go on holiday.

  • 28 August 2014

    A JUROR who was overheard saying "He should plead guilty" has been found in contempt of court.