Court / Prison term for violent behaviour towards police officers
Court / Pair jailed after drug smuggling goes wrongTwo men whose plot to bring nearly £30,000 worth of cannabis into Shetland was scuppered have been sent to prison.
Court / Pottinger given unpaid work for growing cannabis plants
Court / Prison sentence for indecent images and bail breachesA man who downloaded over 150 indecent images and videos of children – including while he was on bail – has been sent to prison for over two years.
Court / Diazepam and prescription medication results in dangerous drivingA man has been sent to prison for 20 months after admitting driving dangerously from Dunrossness to Lerwick while unfit through drink or drugs.
Court / Prison for assaulting three women and stealing carA man has been sent to prison for eight months for assaulting three women at a house at Lerwick’s Sandveien housing estate.
Court / Prison term for downloading indecent imagesA man from Lerwick who downloaded over 21,000 indecent photos and videos of children has been sent to prison for 20 months.
Court / Man admits possessing lock knife
Court / Appeared from custody on 22 road traffic charges
Court / Voe crash driver imprisoned
Court / Aggressive plane passenger landed with hefty fine
Court / Assault leads to more time in prison
Court / Man pleads guilty to assaulting three womenA MAN has been remanded in custody after pleading guilty to assaulting three women at a house in Sandveien in Lerwick last month and stealing a car.
Court / Man fined for assaulting womanA MAN was found guilty of assaulting a woman after a three day trial at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Wednesday.
Court / Fine for careless driverA MAN has been fined £365 and given six penalty points for a motoring offence on the Tingwall Straits.
Court / Drove while disqualifiedA MAN from Lerwick has had his sentence deferred after admitting driving while being newly disqualified.
Court / Couper kept in custodyA MAN has been remanded in custody after appearing at Lerwick Sheriff Court accused of assault and struggling with police officers.
Court / Remanded in custodyA MAN has been remanded in custody after appearing at Lerwick Sheriff Court on a petition alleging three charges including dangerous driving and driving while unfit through drink or drugs.
Court / Driver on ‘cusp’ of disqualificationA BOTCHED overtake manoeuvre on a blind uphill corner in Whiteness has landed a driver with nine penalty points and a fine of £600.
Court / Drink-drivers disqualifiedA MAN from Lerwick has been disqualified from driving for 18 months after getting behind the wheel while three and half times the alcohol limit.
Court / Sentence deferred on child images chargeA MAN from Lerwick who admitted downloading over 21,000 indecent photos and videos of children will be sentenced in December.
Court / Hilditch ‘incredibly fortunate’ not to cause serious injuryA MAN who drove dangerously at speeds of over 90mph while nearly four times the alcohol limit as he tried to outpace police has been jailed for eight months.
Court / Man remanded in custody after admitting possessing indecent imagesA MAN has been remanded in custody after admitting possessing over 150 indecent images and videos of children.
Court / Man appears in privateA MAN appeared at Lerwick Sheriff Court in private on Wednesday on a petition alleging contraventions of the Sexual Offences (Scotland) Act.John MacLellan, from Lerwick, made no plea and was committed for further examination. The 66-year-old was released on bail.
Court / Man accused of assaultA MAN was released on bail on Monday after appearing at Lerwick Sheriff Court from custody accused of assaulting two women.
Court / Fatal fishing inquiry hears conflicting evidenceA FATAL accident inquiry into the death of a fisherman off the west side of Shetland in 2016 has been adjourned after unexpected evidence was revealed on Thursday.
Court / FAI hears evidence into death of fishermanA SIGNIFICANT culture change in crew safety has taken place in at least some fishing boats after the death of a scallop fisherman off the coast of Shetland in 2016.
Court / Charged with assaulting three women and stealing vehicleA YOUNG man from Lerwick charged with assaulting three women at an address in the town’s Sandveien housing estate on Saturday and stealing a motor vehicle has been released on bail
Court / Accused of drink drivingTHE CASE against a 31-year-old man from Lerwick accused of drink driving has been continued without plea until next week.
Court / Man fined for ‘fleeting’ cannabis possessionATTEMPTING to hide a package of cannabis when police searched a Lerwick property has cost a man from Bristol £240.