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Aberdeenshire woman sentenced for stalking

An Aberdeenshire woman who carried out a prolonged campaign of harassment and intimidation against her neighbours has been convicted of stalking.

Aberdeen company to pay more than £6m after self-reporting Kazakhstan bribery

The Civil Recovery Unit is to recover £6.46 million under Proceeds of Crime legislation after an Aberdeen company accepted it had benefitted from unlawful conduct.

Gunpoint sex attacker jailed

A man who carried out a sex attack on a woman at gunpoint has been sentenced to three years and four months imprisonment.

Man jailed for murder of Glasgow teenager

A man who ran over a teenager while under the influence of alcohol and drugs has been sentenced to life imprisonment.

Man who tried to smuggle firearm into country jailed

A man who tried to smuggle a firearm into the country has been jailed.

Gang member ordered to pay back profits of his crimes

A member of a serious organised crime gang who tried to flee justice has been ordered to pay back the profits of his crimes.

Two drugs couriers jailed after caught bringing almost £6m worth of cocaine into Scotland

Two drugs couriers have been jailed after being caught bringing almost £6m worth of cocaine into Scotland.

Hotel and night porter sentenced for failings that led to couple’s death

A London-based company has been fined £500,000 for fire safety failings which led to the deaths of two guests at the Cameron House Hotel in 2017.

Serial offender handed Lifelong Restriction Order

A serial sexual offender convicted of 12 charges against four women has been given an Order for Lifelong Restriction at the High Court in Glasgow. 

Lockerbie Appeal - Statement from the Lord Advocate

The Lord Advocate, James Wolffe QC, has issued this statement following the court's decision in respect of the recent appeal against conviction by Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed Al-Megrahi.