27th September 2016
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Posts tagged with Lerwick Sheriff Court

Assault man awaits sentence
02/09/2016, by in News, Public Affairs

A man had been convicted of assaulting his ex-partner on various occasions before the pair split up last December.Robert Setrice, 41, of Skerpalea in Sandwick was found guilty of the assaults and breaching a bail order not to contact his partner  after a trial at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Thursd... Read more...

Twenty months for drug gang ‘foot soldier’
31/08/2016, by in News

A man acting as a “foot soldier” for a drug gang in the southwest of England was jailed for 20 months at Lerwick Sheriff Court today.The court heard that a “drug syndicate” had pressurised Jamie Southgate, a 42-year-old, from Salcombe in Devon into carrying cannabis resin worth £34,000 ... Read more...

Man admits to spitting at police officer
16/08/2016, by in News

A man who admitted spitting in a police officer's face, repeatedly stepping out in front of motorists, possessing a class C drug and breaching the peace has been remanded in custody.Martin Macdonald, 43, of Robertson Lane, Lerwick, appeared at Lerwick Sheriff Court today, admitting the offences ... Read more...

Absolute discharge for woman
30/05/2016, by in News

A Lerwick woman was given an absolute discharge at Lerwick Sheriff Court on 8th June.It came after an earlier hearing when Pauline Joan Mackie, 35, had faced charges of assaulting a man and smashing a window in a front door at her home in Market Street in the town.The case was continued with... Read more...