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2014/12/21 21:16
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The 270 people who lost their lives in the Lockerbie bombing exactly 26 years ago have been remembered at a memorial service in the United States. Scottish law officers were among those who joined...
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2014/12/21 07:08
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A DRUG baron’s daughter who had nearly £140,000 of cash seized by crimebusters is helping run a care home. Zeenat Mohammed, whose father Sultan was the boss of a nationwide heroin and cocaine empire,...
2014/12/19 19:08
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A FOOTBALL supporter has been jailed for eight months and banned from attending matches for three years after an attack at a stadium. Stuart Robertson, 32, assaulted a security guard and fought with...
2014/12/19 01:09
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Today in the Court of Session in Edinburgh, lawyers for Mr Ross are expected to oppose this delay, firstly as Mr Ross' health has gone downhill and secondly, because it is by no means guaranteed the...
2014/12/18 07:12
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Last month the Evening Times revealed that a Fatal Accident Inquiry(FAI) into the deaths of Mhairi Convy, 18, and Laura Stewart, 20, could have been prevented. The students were walking in Glasgow's...
2014/12/18 01:12
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Aberdeen-based International Tubular Services (ITS) benefited from bribes made by a former employee to procure work from a customer in the oil-rich central Asian country, prosecutors said. The...
2014/12/17 08:08
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A PRIEST who once worked as a radio agony uncle is under investigation after two women accused him of lewd behaviour. Father Andy Monaghan, 72, was banned from his Midlothian parish by the...
2014/12/17 00:45
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THE number of people convicted of sex crimes has risen by 22 per cent in a year, new figures show. Details from Scotland’s chief statistician show 1,053 people were convicted in 2013-14, up from 864...
2014/12/16 14:12
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ONTARIO – Ontario’s Ministry of the Attorney General has no idea how many complaints have been lodged against its nearly one thousand prosecutors from across the province, or how many have been...
2014/12/16 07:08
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Police have seized thousands of pounds from the owner of a string of so-called legal high shops in Tayside, it emerged today. Liston Craig Pacitti, 25, who owns Evape-o-Lution in Arbroath and...
2014/12/14 08:08
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Former Lothian and Borders Deputy Chief Constable Tom Wood was involved in the hunts for Scotland’s three most notorious serial killers – Sinclair, Peter Tobin and Robert Black. And, in a stark...
2014/12/12 06:08
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The brother of a murdered Carnoustie man has said: “I know who the killer is.” On the third anniversary of the tragedy, Tony English’s brother Damian called on the community to help provide evidence...
2014/12/08 08:35
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Pictured: Boy, 5, found murdered with ‘sickening and violent’ injuries This is a picture of the five-year-old boy who suffered a ‘sickening and violent death’ at his home Scotland. Scott Chirashi...
2014/12/08 01:09
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POLICE and the Crown Office are being urged to improve rates of detection and prosecution of wildlife crime amid concern about the number of cases which are pursued. Criminal proceedings only appear...
2014/12/07 08:08
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Suzie spent two days in a police cell and appeared in court following her arrest in December 2012. But the 45-year-old has been told by the Crown Office the charges have been dropped. Suzie shows...
2014/12/04 13:45
2014/12/04 13:45
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PEOPLE who use social media to “peddle hate or abuse” will not escape justice by hiding behind their computers or phones, Scotland’s top law chief has warned amid new guidelines on whether messages...
2014/12/04 09:08
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The Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service today set out new guidelines on whether messages posted on social media should be treated as a crime. Prosecutors insisted there is no danger to freedom...
2014/11/28 17:34
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Craig Whyte (left) leaving Glasgow Sheriff Court after being released on bail Former Rangers owner Craig Whyte has been released on bail following his appearance at Glasgow Sheriff Court over an...
2014/11/28 00:45
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THE Appeal Court will today announce whether three men will again stand trial for the murder of Surjit Singh Chhokar, following the reform of the double jeopardy law in Scotland. Mr Chhokar, a waiter...
2014/11/27 09:45
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Ex-Rangers owner Craig Whyte arrested in Mexico; Ronny Deila to offer Kris Commons short term deal only; Celtic to land four players should the make the last 32 and more in Thursday’s Rumour...
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