CRIMINAL courts in the Highlands are creaking under the strain of the Covid pandemic – after the number of trials was slashed by up to 75 per cent.
WITNESSES are being sought after three men carried out an assault in a Dingwall supermarket car park.
POLICE have appealed for information after public toilets were damaged in Dingwall.
Two men were given fixed penalty notices after being rescued from a Munro on Hogmanay, it has been revealed.
Fraud is 'most likely' crime people will be party to.
The first part of a look back in words and pictures of a tumultuous year for Ross-shire.
An HGV driver answered a distress call from his pregnant wife and was rushing home when police stopped him for dangerous driving.
A 47-year-old man appeared in private at Inverness Sheriff Court on several charges including two of possessing a bladed weapon.
An Easter Ross man has appeared in private in connection with housebreaking charges.
Two Easter Ross men have appeared in court on charges including abduction, assault to injury and permanent disfigurement and robbery.
WITNESSES are being sought after a window was vandalised in a Ross town.