Scottish Water was fined £6700 at Dundee Sheriff Court today after pleading guilty to an incident of water pollution in Fife in 2018.
A recent survey found that almost 12% of people in Scotland had experienced at least one form of stalking and harassment in the previous 12 months. As we mark National Stalking Awareness Week, I want to reaffirm the commitment of Scotland's prosecutors in tackling stalking and protecting victims.
Following a thorough investigation and criminal prosecution leading to the conviction of two parties Crown Counsel, on behalf of the Lord Advocate, have decided not to hold a Fatal Accident Inquiry into the deaths of Richard Dyson and Simon Midgley at Cameron House Hotel in December 2017.
A 62-year-old man has been fined for destroying a bat roost in Kinlochleven.
An Aberdeenshire woman who carried out a prolonged campaign of harassment and intimidation against her neighbours has been convicted of stalking.