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Tree surgeon was 'obsessed' with growing perfect cannabis plant, Highland court told

28 February 2024
Tree surgeon was 'obsessed' with growing perfect cannabis plant, Highland court told

Tree surgeon was 'obsessed' with growing perfect cannabis plant, Highland court told

28 February 2024

A tree surgeon was "obsessed" with growing the perfect cannabis after one of his two customers praised him for the quality.


Disqualified drink-driver was four times limit on Wick street at New Year

25 February 2024
Disqualified drink-driver was four times limit on Wick street at New Year

Disqualified drink-driver was four times limit on Wick street at New Year

25 February 2024

A New Year's Day drink-driver who was four times the legal limit and disqualified was put off the road for five years at Wick Sheriff Court.


Easter Ross domestic abuse offender 'on the knife edge' of a jail sentence

22 February 2024
Easter Ross domestic abuse offender 'on the knife edge' of a jail sentence

Easter Ross domestic abuse offender 'on the knife edge' of a jail sentence

22 February 2024

An Easter Ross man with several convictions for stalking ex-partners and domestic abuse was told he is 'on the knife-edge' of a prison sentence.


Jail sheriff's only option for Ross-shire man who downloaded footage of children being abused

20 February 2024
Jail sheriff's only option for Ross-shire man who downloaded footage of children being abused

Jail sheriff's only option for Ross-shire man who downloaded footage of children being abused

20 February 2024

She made clear: "Given your previous conviction and the disgraceful background to these offences, only a custodial sentence is appropriate."


Ross-shire hotel general manager and chef cooked the books to defraud owner of thousands, court told

20 February 2024
Ross-shire hotel general manager and chef cooked the books to defraud owner of thousands, court told

Ross-shire hotel general manager and chef cooked the books to defraud owner of thousands, court told

20 February 2024

Money was paid into the account of a fictitious employee and the cash then split between the pair, Highland court told.


Ross-shire man (30) faces drugs' supply charge at Inverness court

19 February 2024
Ross-shire man (30) faces drugs' supply charge at Inverness court

Ross-shire man (30) faces drugs' supply charge at Inverness court

19 February 2024

He will appear again in the next eight days.


Out of work musician in crash told police he had swerved to avoid deer

18 February 2024
Out of work musician in crash told police he had swerved to avoid deer

Out of work musician in crash told police he had swerved to avoid deer

18 February 2024

A motorist claimed to police he had smashed his car in Wester Ross after he had swerved to avoid a deer.


Alness abuser jailed after admitting early-hours attack

17 February 2024
Alness abuser jailed after admitting early-hours attack

Alness abuser jailed after admitting early-hours attack

17 February 2024

A 79-year-old woman was pushed to the floor when she intervened to stop a man viciously assaulting her daughter.


Highland drug-driver was 'using cannabis to manage his stress'

15 February 2024
Highland drug-driver was 'using cannabis to manage his stress'

Highland drug-driver was 'using cannabis to manage his stress'

15 February 2024

Inverness Sheriff Court heard: "He was dealing with a number of matters at the time and his car added to his list of woes."


Alness attack: 'This was a nasty assault and significant violence was inflicted'

14 February 2024
Alness attack: 'This was a nasty assault and significant violence was inflicted'

Alness attack: 'This was a nasty assault and significant violence was inflicted'

14 February 2024

The victim of a vicious Alness assault by a man and a woman was able to identify his attackers leading to their arrest shortly afterwards.


Drug dealer's pub meeting story leaves Highland sheriff unimpressed

10 February 2024
Drug dealer's pub meeting story leaves Highland sheriff unimpressed

Drug dealer's pub meeting story leaves Highland sheriff unimpressed

10 February 2024

A Romanian citizen staying in Dingwall claimed he met an Albanian stranger in an Edinburgh bar who paid him £200 a day to sell drugs in the Highlands.


Dingwall bottle attack man 'reconciles' with victim in prison, court told

06 February 2024
Dingwall bottle attack man 'reconciles' with victim in prison, court told

Dingwall bottle attack man 'reconciles' with victim in prison, court told

06 February 2024

Two Ross-shire men who injured each other with a bottle in a street brawl reconciled when they found themselves in the same wing of Inverness prison.


Delivery van driver in collision with supercar on North Coast 500

05 February 2024
Delivery van driver in collision with supercar on North Coast 500

Delivery van driver in collision with supercar on North Coast 500

05 February 2024

Jason Webber spotted the convoy behind him and swerved repeatedly on to the opposite carriageway to prevent them passing him.


New mum confronted by abusive Dingwall man

04 February 2024
New mum confronted by abusive Dingwall man

New mum confronted by abusive Dingwall man

04 February 2024

Inverness Sheriff Court hears woman just home after giving birth to first child, was confronted by abusive and threatening man.


SFRS crews remain on scene after responding to house blaze in Evanton

01 February 2024
SFRS crews remain on scene after responding to house blaze in Evanton

SFRS crews remain on scene after responding to house blaze in Evanton

01 February 2024

An alert was raised at 9.50am.


Victim of Easter Ross High Street assault was able to identify attackers

22 January 2024
Victim of Easter Ross High Street assault was able to identify attackers

Victim of Easter Ross High Street assault was able to identify attackers

22 January 2024

The victim of a vicious Easter Ross assault by a man and a woman was able to identify his attackers leading to their arrest shortly afterwards.


Stressed Ross-shire technician turned to alcohol when he hit 'rock bottom', court told

21 January 2024
Stressed Ross-shire technician turned to alcohol when he hit 'rock bottom', court told

Stressed Ross-shire technician turned to alcohol when he hit 'rock bottom', court told

21 January 2024

An electricity company technician was under stress on returning from a 97 hour week and briefly turned to alcohol as his marriage was also in trouble.


Ross-shire man who spat in police officer's face learns fate

17 January 2024
Ross-shire man who spat in police officer's face learns fate

Ross-shire man who spat in police officer's face learns fate

17 January 2024

His defence agent begged for clemency and said the roofer was at a crossroads in his life.


'If this carries on you will find yourself in prison for a long time'

16 January 2024
'If this carries on you will find yourself in prison for a long time'

'If this carries on you will find yourself in prison for a long time'

16 January 2024

Ross bottle attack warning: 'If this carries on you will find yourself in prison for a long time'


Driver stopped on Ross route hit by storm had cannabis in system

14 January 2024
Driver stopped on Ross route hit by storm had cannabis in system

Driver stopped on Ross route hit by storm had cannabis in system

14 January 2024

Driver stopped on Ross-shire road closed due to storm flooding had cannabis in system, court told.


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