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Drug addict fined after being found in possession of heroin at Inverness home following relapse

30 January 2021
Drug addict fined after being found in possession of heroin at Inverness home following relapse

Drug addict fined after being found in possession of heroin at Inverness home following relapse

30 January 2021

A drug addict who was found in possession of a small amount of heroin has been fined.


Man jailed after armed officers called to city address

19 January 2021
Man jailed after armed officers called to city address

Man jailed after armed officers called to city address

19 January 2021

Firearms officers were called to an Inverness house after a man barricaded himself in – it was the third drink and drug-fuelled incident last summer.


Bank teller embezzled £42,000, court hears

24 September 2020
Bank teller embezzled £42,000, court hears

Bank teller embezzled £42,000, court hears

24 September 2020

A BANK teller who embezzled £42,000 from his employers and then gambled it away over a couple of months has avoided prison.


Knife-wielding drunk threatened to slit 'hostages' throats during Covid-19 lockdown siege at house in Elgin

01 September 2020
Knife-wielding drunk threatened to slit 'hostages' throats during Covid-19 lockdown siege at house in Elgin

Knife-wielding drunk threatened to slit 'hostages' throats during Covid-19 lockdown siege at house in Elgin

01 September 2020

Armed police surrounded the house during a four and a half hour stand-off on April 23 this year.


Inverness man thought of stabbing someone

28 August 2020
Inverness man thought of stabbing someone

Inverness man thought of stabbing someone

28 August 2020

Inverness Sheriff Court had been told that there “did not seem to be a danger to the public.”


Barman was bitten on chin

18 March 2020
Barman was bitten on chin

Barman was bitten on chin

18 March 2020

A PUB-goer who bit a barman on the chin after he refused to serve him any more drink has been given a community sentence.


Drinker assaulted two girls at house in Inverness

13 March 2020
Drinker assaulted two girls at house in Inverness

Drinker assaulted two girls at house in Inverness

13 March 2020

A MAN who pulled one girl’s shorts down and invited another to kiss him broke down in tears in court this week.


Husband put hands round wife's neck

07 March 2020
Husband put hands round wife's neck

Husband put hands round wife's neck

07 March 2020

A GARAGE worker attacked his wife at their home after a row over money, a court has been told.


Trafficker had £165k of drugs

06 March 2020
Trafficker had £165k of drugs

Trafficker had £165k of drugs

06 March 2020

A DRUG dealer has been jailed for a year with a six-month structured release after being found with stashes of drugs potentially worth £165,000.


Doorstep bust-up led to broken nose

29 February 2020
Doorstep bust-up led to broken nose

Doorstep bust-up led to broken nose

29 February 2020

A 35-YEAR-OLD landscaper who broke a man’s nose with his fist then struck him with a rounders bat has been fined at Inverness Sheriff Court.


Car transporter lorry driver almost five-times drink-drive limit

27 February 2020
Car transporter lorry driver almost five-times drink-drive limit

Car transporter lorry driver almost five-times drink-drive limit

27 February 2020

THE driver of a car transporter lorry was nearly five times the drink-drive limit as he travelled down the A9 after leaving a garage in Inverness.


Man ordered to pay £400 over assault at takeaway

26 February 2020
Man ordered to pay £400 over assault at takeaway

Man ordered to pay £400 over assault at takeaway

26 February 2020

A 20-year-old has been ordered to pay £400 compensation to a man he assaulted at Max’s takeaway in Inverness city centre.


Sword-wielding man admits threat to kill

25 February 2020
Sword-wielding man admits threat to kill

Sword-wielding man admits threat to kill

25 February 2020

A MAN smashed panes of glass with a sword and threw a chair at the door of a property in Inverness.


Attempted rapist loses appeal against sentence over Highland attack

14 February 2020
Attempted rapist loses appeal against sentence over Highland attack

Attempted rapist loses appeal against sentence over Highland attack

14 February 2020

A SEX attacker who lured a tourist on a camping trip to a remote Highland spot before assaulting her has lost an appeal over his five year sentence.


Couple on way home from family celebration witness city centre assault

10 February 2020
Couple on way home from family celebration witness city centre assault

Couple on way home from family celebration witness city centre assault

10 February 2020

Inverness Sheriff Court was told a couple who witnessed an assault were told "It's OK...he owes us money."


Thief who stole campervan then set it alight

08 February 2020
Thief who stole campervan then set it alight

Thief who stole campervan then set it alight

08 February 2020

A man who stole a campervan from Inverness was on early release from prison for previous offending.


Police condemn taxi driver rapist's "deplorable" behaviour

04 February 2020
Police condemn taxi driver rapist's "deplorable" behaviour

Police condemn taxi driver rapist's "deplorable" behaviour

04 February 2020

Police spoke out after a taxi driver was jailed for six years for the rape of a woman in Inverness


Taxi driver who raped passenger "disgracefully breached" her trust

04 February 2020
Taxi driver who raped passenger "disgracefully breached" her trust

Taxi driver who raped passenger "disgracefully breached" her trust

04 February 2020

A woman was driven to Culloden by a taxi driver who raped her but afterwards tried to argue she had consented.


Taxi driver who raped a woman in his cab is jailed for six years

04 February 2020
Taxi driver who raped a woman in his cab is jailed for six years

Taxi driver who raped a woman in his cab is jailed for six years

04 February 2020

The High Court in Aberdeen has heard how a taxi driver raped a woman after she jumped into his cab in Inverness city centre.


Young burglar given last chance to stay out of jail

29 January 2020
Young burglar given last chance to stay out of jail

Young burglar given last chance to stay out of jail

29 January 2020

A burglar was given a community sentence after Inverness Sheriff Court heard about his difficult background.


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