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  1. Musselburgh man sentenced for fly-tipping

    A 33-year-old man has been sentenced for illegally disposing of waste in East Lothian.

    20 Sep 2022 Cases
  2. Attending court during the period of mourning and on Monday 19 September

    Information for those due to attend court in the period of mourning or day of the Queen's funeral

    12 Sep 2022 Statements
  3. Court arrangements for Monday 12 and Tuesday 13 September

    Arrangements are now being made for a period of mourning following the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, which will include a number of ceremonies in central Edinburgh in the coming days.

    09 Sep 2022 Statements
  4. Lord Advocate message on death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

    The Lord Advocate has expressed condolences upon the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

    08 Sep 2022 Statements
  5. Death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

    It is with great sadness that COPFS has learned of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

    08 Sep 2022 Statements
  6. Aberdeen rapist jailed for attack on woman walking home

    A man has been jailed for the rape of a young woman who was walking home from a night out.

    06 Sep 2022 Cases
  7. Mock trial to raise awareness of race hate crime

    COPFS prosecutors staged a mock trial at Glasgow Sheriff Court to highlight racially aggravated hate crime. 

    30 Aug 2022 COPFS corporate
  8. Rapist jailed indefinitely after posthumous testimony

    A rapist who beat and tortured several partners has been jailed indefinitely after posthumous testimony from two victims.

    26 Aug 2022 Cases
  9. Twelve year sentence for Edinburgh rapist who stalked and harassed women

    A man who raped vulnerable women he knew and followed female strangers to their homes has been jailed for 12 years.

    19 Aug 2022 Cases
  10. Rapist jailed after being extradited from France

    A rapist who was extradited from France to stand trial has been jailed, nine years after he absconded whilst on bail.

    19 Aug 2022 Cases