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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.

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.

Plumber fined following catastrophic explosion

A 35 years old plumber has been fined £3,000 after causing a gas explosion at a house in Callander.

International cooperation on law enforcement

Collaboration in tackling cross-border crime was discussed at a meeting between the Lord Advocate and European Commissioner for the Security Union.

£600,000 embezzler sentenced

Robert Crawford took the money over 13 years while working in the annuities department of Scottish Widows.