30th April 2016
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Posts tagged with Lerwick Sheriff Court

Speeding drivers fined
16/04/2016, by in News

Two "boy racers" were fined when they appeared at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Thursday, with one losing his licence.Apprentice mechanic Alan Williamson, 20, from Vallafield, Tingwall pleaded guilty to driving a car without due care and attention and without consideration for other people using the ... Read more...

Driver fined and banned
16/04/2016, by in News

A man who drove home after a night out and ploughed through a fence into a neighbour's garden was fined and banned when he appeared at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Thursday.Ryan Jozwik, 31, of Gary Couper Road, Brae, pleaded guilty to driving a car while unfit through drink or drugs in Brae on 7th M... Read more...

Man appears in court on drugs charges
11/04/2016, by in News

A man has been released on bail after appearing in private at Lerwick Sheriff Court accused of drug offences.Peter Henderson, 34 – whose address was given merely as "Shetland" – stood on petition alleging a contravention of the Misuse of Drugs Act.He made no plea or declaration and was c... Read more...

Man remanded on drugs charges
21/03/2016, by in News

A man has been remanded in custody after appearing in private at Lerwick Sheriff Court on drugs charges.David McKinnon, 33, whose address was simply given as "Shetland", is alleged to have contravened the 1971 Misuse of Drugs act.Meanwhile, Kelly Ross, 38, also of Shetland, was released on b... Read more...

Alleged fire-raiser makes court appearance
11/03/2016, by in News

A man has made a second court appearance at Lerwick Sheriff Court in relation to a petition alleging a charge of wilful fire-raising.Adam Hope, 25, of Scalloway was last week remanded in custody after making an initial appearance in private.Today Hope appeared via video-link. He made no plea... Read more...