A nurse at a children's hospice failed to appear in court when he was due to be sentenced after being caught with child porn images.
TWO men jailed for life for the "barbaric" murder of a businesswoman have lost appeals against their conviction and sentence.
A rapist serving a prison sentence for sex crimes has been jailed for a further six years for attacks on underage girls.
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.
A MAN has been arrested in connection with the alleged assault on two teenagers in Glasgow.
A MAN suffered a head injury during a "very nasty" assault and robbery by a skinhead on a quad bike and two accomplices.
AN investigation has been launched following claims a judge fell asleep in court while an alleged child rape victim gave evidence, causing the trial to be halted.
An investigation has been launched following claims a judge fell asleep in court, causing a child rape trial to be halted.
Former X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos has vowed to launch an appeal against her conviction for assaulting a celebrity blogger at a music festival.
A BOY of 15 was last night in a serious but stable condition in hospital after being stabbed in a park.
A CYCLIST reclaimed his stolen bike by duping the seller into meeting him and letting him test-ride it - to the nearest police officer.
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.
A VIOLENT and controlling man has been jailed for life and ordered to serve a minimum of 20 years in prison for murdering his 17-year-old pregnant ex-girlfriend.
A violent and controlling man has been found guilty of murdering his 17-year-old pregnant ex-girlfriend.
A 'dangerous predator' who carried out a campaign of rape and violence against five women is facing a life sentence.
A THIEF who stole from a 75-year-old woman as she sat in the pews of a Catholic church during Mass has been jailed for three and a half months.