Crown Office articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2014/04/17 07:08
2014/04/17 07:08
3d
A YOUNG dad cleared of murder has been shot in the legs in a gangland-style hit. As the victim writhed in agony, his attacker shouted obscenities and threats before running to a waiting car. Police...
2014/04/17 07:08
2014/04/17 07:08
Latest videos
2014/04/12 09:08
2014/04/12 09:08
8d
The only person ever to be charged with the murder of Carnoustie man Tony English has been assaulted. Michael Scott was arrested and charged by police in February 2012 in connection with the death of...
2014/04/10 20:45
2014/04/10 20:45
9d
SCOTLAND’s Lord Advocate tonight called for specific legislation to deal with growing problem of individuals posting so-called revenge porn on the internet. Frank Mulholland QC said new laws are...
Read more at Scotsman, heraldscotland
2014/04/09 02:09
2014/04/09 02:09
11d
However, it is understood that Scottish law enforcement - which has pioneered other controversial but effective "disruption" techniques against gangsters and their front companies - will now pursue...
2014/04/08 17:41
2014/04/08 17:41
12d
A father and son have been banned from keeping dogs for 10 years after being found guilty of the “barbaric” practice of badger baiting. John Frame Murray, 57, and his son John Murray, 34, were also...
2014/04/06 08:09
2014/04/06 08:09
14d
The damaging row, revealed today, involves two senior officers who made their name in the old Strathclyde force. Nicolson, who was awarded a Queen's Police Medal, rose to temporary deputy chief at...
2014/04/05 21:46
2014/04/05 21:46
14d
THE mysterious death of an SNP activist nearly 30 years ago is set to inspire a major new production at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Unanswered questions about the case of Willie McRae, a...
2014/04/04 08:08
2014/04/04 08:08
16d
A HUSBAND who stabbed his wife to death after learning she was having a lesbian affair was convicted of murder yesterday. Tony Vita, 47, knifed wife Marion three times in the chest and once in the...
2014/04/04 06:13
2014/04/04 06:13
16d
Tony Vita, 47, stabbed his wife four times - three times in the chest and once in the back - at their family home in Baillieston, Glasgow, on September 20 last year. The fatal wound to Crown Office...
2014/04/03 06:12
2014/04/03 06:12
17d
Rhona Sharman is alleged to have taken indecent photographs and videos of a child, engaged in sexual activity with the child and encouraged the child to participate in sexual activity with her...
2014/04/02 12:40
2014/04/02 12:40
18d
The Inverness Courier Wednesday 2 Apr 2014 1:34 PM Detectives investigating an armed robbery at an Inverness betting shop have released CCTV images of a man they wish to trace and identify in...
2014/04/02 03:10
2014/04/02 03:10
18d
The priority for the authorities in handling this upsetting situation will be to offer the right help to those pupils, as well as their parents and the family of Keane. Thankfully, this appeared to...
2014/04/01 08:23
2014/04/01 08:23
19d
The hunt is on for someone willing to run a post office at the western end of Reading town centre. That was the news from Reading Borough Council leader Councillor Jo Lovelock last Tuesday...
2014/04/01 06:46
2014/04/01 06:46
19d
A dangerous sex offender has been on the run for nearly three months police have revealed and now they won't say what he did. Lorcan Halton, 45, was due in court on January 15 but failed to appear...
2014/03/31 17:08
2014/03/31 17:08
20d
A FATAL accident inquiry is to be held into the brutal killing of a foster carer who was stabbed to death by the 13-year-old boy she was looking after. Dawn McKenzie bled to death after being stabbed...
2014/03/30 19:50
2014/03/30 19:50
20d
Was Marion Vita murdered because she fell in love with another woman? A Scottish man, Tony Vita, killed his wife wife of 20 years the day after he found out she was having a lesbian affair, according...
2014/03/29 08:09
2014/03/29 08:09
22d
A NOTORIOUS paedophile who preyed on the late Rab C Nesbitt star Eric Cullen has died before facing further child abuse charges. Former scout leader Francis Currens, 62, was set to appear in court...
2014/03/29 04:09
2014/03/29 04:09
22d
The boy was giving evidence at the trial of Tony Vita, who has pled not guilty to murdering Crown Office manager Mrs Vita, 48, by stabbing her to death after it emerged she was having a lesbian...
2014/03/28 13:30
2014/03/28 13:30
23d
Published: 28 Mar 2014 13:00 PROSECUTORS will NOT lodge an appeal against a sheriff’s decision not to punish a serial thief — despite his latest raid and an assault on an OAP being branded...
2014/03/28 04:09
2014/03/28 04:09
23d
However, the Crown has now confirmed that the charge against Watson, originally from Dundee, has been dropped and no further proceedings will take place. At Perth Sheriff Court last summer, Watson,...
2014/04/17 07:08
2014/04/17 07:08
Latest from Twitter