Four Latvian men were sentenced today to a total of 19 years and eight months for serious and organised crime offences.
Hardijs Langsteins, 37, Maris Kursis, 30, Arvids Civkors, 30, and Aivars Dzagarjans, 38, were all convicted of agreeing to become involved in serious and organised crime by doing things which enabled money laundering and fraud to be committed.
A 25 year-old man has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of his ex-partner.
Scotland’s prosecutors have begun training in preparation for new domestic abuse legislation which is due to come into force in 2019
Two Fraserburgh women who sold fake diet pills and cancer treatments have been ordered to repay more than £800,000 between them.
A confiscation order has been granted against a workman who defrauded vulnerable people out of hundreds of thousands of pounds.
A NEW protocol has been introduced to speed up the release of the bodies of murder victims that have been retained for post-mortem examinations.
A 64 year-old man has been jailed for over five years after guns and drugs were found at his Renfrewshire home.
Richard Fleming, Liam Richardson and a third man were armed with a handgun, a machete and a hammer when they raided the Mappin & Webb store at the Gleneagles hotel in June last year.
A 28 year old taxi driver involved in supplying more than a quarter of a million pounds worth of drugs has been jailed for two years and four months.