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Ross-shire man jailed after disturbance

Ross-shire man jailed after disturbance

Ross-shire man jailed after disturbance

A Dingwall man who was involved in two disturbances and threatened police was jailed for a total of six months at Inverness Sheriff Court.


Easter Ross man sentenced over sexual assaults on teenage girls

Easter Ross man sentenced over sexual assaults on teenage girls

Easter Ross man sentenced over sexual assaults on teenage girls

A supermarket worker who sexually assaulted two teenage girls after befriending them on Snapchat has avoided a jail sentence.


Sentence deferred on man who made false claim of murder

Sentence deferred on man who made false claim of murder

Sentence deferred on man who made false claim of murder

A man who wasted police time by falsely claiming to have murdered a man has had his sentence deferred again at Inverness Sheriff Court.


Jury finds teen guilty of stabbing

Jury finds teen guilty of stabbing

Jury finds teen guilty of stabbing

A JURY convicted a Ross-shire teenager of a stabbing after their numbers were depleted due to ill health and Covid.


Problem drinker avoids jail over abusive behaviour charge

Problem drinker avoids jail over abusive behaviour charge

Problem drinker avoids jail over abusive behaviour charge

A SHERIFF told a Ross-shire man with five previous convictions for domestic abuse he was close to being jailed after another similar offence.


Man placed under supervision after threatening teenagers with axe

Man placed under supervision after threatening teenagers with axe

Man placed under supervision after threatening teenagers with axe

A 69-year-old man was placed under 18 months social work supervision after admitting threatening behaviour with an axe towards two teenage boys.


Families with prams attacked by dogs in Kyle

Families with prams attacked by dogs in Kyle

Families with prams attacked by dogs in Kyle

Three families were attacked by two small dogs who had been let loose without supervision.


Chef fined for vandalising van

Chef fined for vandalising van

Chef fined for vandalising van

A chef was angry when his motorbike was damaged in a collision with a van, so he later vandalised the vehicle in retaliation.


Youth to be detained for lashing out with knife

Youth to be detained for lashing out with knife

Youth to be detained for lashing out with knife

A teenager who slashed a man in the face because he believed he had been sexually assaulted by him has been sent to detention for 10 months.


Tagging order for man who attacked nurses

Tagging order for man who attacked nurses

Tagging order for man who attacked nurses

A drug addict who bit a police constable and attempted to bite nursing staff has been placed under a restriction of liberty order for six months.


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