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Man found with knife in Wick shop

23 February 2024
Man found with knife in Wick shop

Man found with knife in Wick shop

23 February 2024

A sheriff has called for a background report on a man found with a knife in a Wick shop.


Driver cut corner and hit cyclist in Wick, court hears

22 February 2024
Driver cut corner and hit cyclist in Wick, court hears

Driver cut corner and hit cyclist in Wick, court hears

22 February 2024

An elderly driver knocked down a cyclist after cutting a corner at a Wick junction, the town's sheriff court heard on Wednesday.


Loose boxer in Wick bit one man and his dog, court told

22 February 2024
Loose boxer in Wick bit one man and his dog, court told

Loose boxer in Wick bit one man and his dog, court told

22 February 2024

A dog was loose without a muzzle or lead when it bit a dog walker and his dog, Wick Sheriff Court heard on Tuesday.


Date set for trial over crash that killed Wick toddler

21 February 2024
Date set for trial over crash that killed Wick toddler

Date set for trial over crash that killed Wick toddler

21 February 2024

A sheriff has expressed surprise about the fact that the Crown carried out a black box investigation on just one vehicle involved in a fatal crash.


Driver over drug limit in Wick, court is told

11 February 2024
Driver over drug limit in Wick, court is told

Driver over drug limit in Wick, court is told

11 February 2024

A driver was found to be almost five times the drug-driving limit Wick Sheriff Court heard.


Thurso nightclub ban for woman facing assault charges

11 February 2024
Thurso nightclub ban for woman facing assault charges

Thurso nightclub ban for woman facing assault charges

11 February 2024

A woman has been banned from Thurso's nightclub pending the outcome of a criminal case in which she is accused of five charges of assault.


Drinks with friends in Caithness have unwelcome consequences for driver

10 February 2024
Drinks with friends in Caithness have unwelcome consequences for driver

Drinks with friends in Caithness have unwelcome consequences for driver

10 February 2024

A driver was found to be more than four times the legal drink-driving limit.


Thurso driver did not have correct insurance

10 February 2024
Thurso driver did not have correct insurance

Thurso driver did not have correct insurance

10 February 2024

Police stopped a driver after discovering that his insurance didn't cover the delivery of hot food orders.


Castletown driver failed to pay penalty notice on time, Wick court told

10 February 2024
Castletown driver failed to pay penalty notice on time, Wick court told

Castletown driver failed to pay penalty notice on time, Wick court told

10 February 2024

Driving without a test certificate, and a defective tyre cost a driver a £100 fine at Wick Sheriff Court.


Victim of Wick fraudster now in care home

08 February 2024
Victim of Wick fraudster now in care home

Victim of Wick fraudster now in care home

08 February 2024

The victim in a £14,000 fraud is in a care home and is believed to be unable to look after his financial affairs Wick Sheriff Court heard on Tuesday.


Thurso van owner fails to provide driver name to police

28 January 2024
Thurso van owner fails to provide driver name to police

Thurso van owner fails to provide driver name to police

28 January 2024

Police concerned about how a van was being driven traced it in Thurso in the early hours of the morning.


Driver may have taken wrong pills, Wick court told

28 January 2024
Driver may have taken wrong pills, Wick court told

Driver may have taken wrong pills, Wick court told

28 January 2024

Police attention was drawn to a parked car that had its hazard lights on in Wick a court heard.


Lunchtime drinks in Thurso put Wick driver over the limit

28 January 2024
Lunchtime drinks in Thurso put Wick driver over the limit

Lunchtime drinks in Thurso put Wick driver over the limit

28 January 2024

A woman thought she was OK to drive after having a couple of drinks at lunchtime in Thurso a court was told.


Wick drug driving suspect had 'needle phobia'

28 January 2024
Wick drug driving suspect had 'needle phobia'

Wick drug driving suspect had 'needle phobia'

28 January 2024

Wick Sheriff Court was told a drug-driving suspect refused to provide a blood sample because he had a phobia of needles.


Watten man found with ammo at home given chance to behave at Wick court

27 January 2024
Watten man found with ammo at home given chance to behave at Wick court

Watten man found with ammo at home given chance to behave at Wick court

27 January 2024

A troubled man found by police with 25 rounds of ammunition at his home has sought help for issues in his life Wick Sheriff Court heard this week.


Woman sexually assaulted in Thurso pub

23 January 2024
Woman sexually assaulted in Thurso pub

Woman sexually assaulted in Thurso pub

23 January 2024

A man sexually assaulted a Halloween reveller in a pub as she sat with friends.


Woman admits repeatedly colliding with former partner's car on A9 between Dunbeath and Wick

14 January 2024
Woman admits repeatedly colliding with former partner's car on A9 between Dunbeath and Wick

Woman admits repeatedly colliding with former partner's car on A9 between Dunbeath and Wick

14 January 2024

Wick Sheriff Court heard the woman will argue she acted out of fear for her safety.


Wick man makes no plea to sexual assault charge

14 January 2024
Wick man makes no plea to sexual assault charge

Wick man makes no plea to sexual assault charge

14 January 2024

An elderly man has been accused of a sexual assault.


Thurso driver unfit through drugs

13 January 2024
Thurso driver unfit through drugs

Thurso driver unfit through drugs

13 January 2024

Police officers who spoke to a woman concluded that she was under the influence of something.


Man denies stealing timber at Halkirk

13 January 2024
Man denies stealing timber at Halkirk

Man denies stealing timber at Halkirk

13 January 2024

A man has been accused of stealing timber from Banniskirk House, Halkirk.


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