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Family sentenced for catalogue of crimes

Four men have been sentenced to a total of 29 years for offences including abduction, holding workers in servitude, and assault.

COPFS named top public sector employer

John Dunn, Deputy Crown Agent last night accepted an award on behalf of the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) who were once again named as Scotland’s public sector champion in the 2018 Stonewall UK Workplace Equality Index.

Lengthy jail sentence for drug importer

A drug trafficker who imported cocaine from Brazil has been jailed for five years and three months.

Former Children’s Home Worker Jailed for Sex Abuse

A former Edinburgh Children’s Home worker who abused young boys in his care was today jailed for a total of four years.

Sex abuser brought to justice after nearly four decades

An Aberdeen man who sexually abused two young girls in the 1970’s and 1980’s was today jailed for four years.

Jail for drugs gang

Five members of an organised crime group have been jailed after they were caught with drugs worth more than £320,000.

£200k confiscation order for mechanic

A man who was jailed two charges of tax fraud has been told he will have to repay the money.

Jail for drug dealer

A drug dealer who admitted supplying cocaine worth more than £400,000 has been jailed for three years.

Tablet dealer jailed

A 33 year old has been jailed for four and a half years for dealing and being in possession of a cache of fake Diazapem tablets.

Settlement in VAT fraudster case

Assets worth more than £2.5 million have been recovered from a man linked to an extensive VAT fraud on a global scale.