An agricultural company has admitted health and safety failings which resulted in an eight year old boy losing part of his leg.
James Kelly & Sons Ltd, which operates a beef and poultry farm at Airdrie Farm, Kirkbean in Dumfries were fined £10,000 at Dumfries Sheriff Court.
A 29 year-old man has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of a 38 year-old in North Lanarkshire.
Today at the High Court in Edinburgh Scott Agnew was told he must serve a punishment part of at least 18 and a half years after being given a mandatory life term for the murder of Stewart Rexter in Airdrie.
A 27 year old has been fined £5000 after admitting using dogs to hunt wild hares.
A man who tried to avoid a robbery trial by fleeing to Spain has been jailed for 8 years.
26 year old Gareth Edwards was caught on CCTV during the raid on the pawnbrokers store in central Edinburgh in January 2014.
A pharmacist from Aberdeen has been ordered to pay £432,000 under the Proceeds of Crime Act.
A 72-year old man has been sentenced to life imprisonment and will serve a minimum 16 years in jail for murdering a woman in her Inverness home..
A 51 year old man has been sentenced to life imprisonment and told he will serve a minimum of 17 years for murdering his sister.
The High Court in Glasgow heard that on 17 September 2016 Charles Gordon strangled his sister Elizabeth Bowe in her own home in St.Andrews, Fife.
A 29 year old man has been given an Order of Lifelong Restriction, with a minimum punishment part of three years and nine months in custody, for throwing a petrol bomb at Edinburgh’s Central Mosque.
A 21 year old has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of pensioner Gordon Bolam in Glasgow last summer.
A woman who made death threats to a high profile politician and bomb threats to a number of well-known locations has been given the first ever Serious Crime Prevention Order (SCPO) to be issued in Scotland.