HMA v Carlos Delacruz

Tuesday, 4 September, 2018
Sentencing Statements

At Edinburgh Sheriff Court today, 4 September 2018, Sheriff Alison Stirling sentenced Carlos Delacruz to three years’ imprisonment after the accused pled guilty to two charges of sexual assault by penetration.

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HMA v Argyll McCoist

Monday, 3 September, 2018
Sentencing Statements

At Paisley Sheriff Court today, 3 September 2018, Sheriff Colin Pettigrew sentenced Argyll McCoist to a Restriction of Liberty Order and a Community Payback Order after the accused pled guilty to causing serious injury to a pedestrian by dangerous driving. He was also disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 42 months.

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HMA v John Frank Styles

Friday, 31 August, 2018
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Edinburgh today, 31 August 2018, Lady Carmichael sentenced John Styles to life imprisonment with a punishment part of 15 years after the accused pled guilty to the murder of Jeroen Van Neijhof.

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HMA v Kathryn Forman

Wednesday, 29 August, 2018
Sentencing Statements

At Aberdeen Sheriff Court on 28 August 2018, Sheriff Jack Brown sentenced Kathryn Forman to a Community Payback Order with 300 hours of unpaid work after the offender pled guilty to causing death by careless driving. She was also disqualified from driving for three years.

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HMA v David Taylor

Thursday, 23 August, 2018
Sentencing Statements

At the High Court in Edinburgh today, 23 August 2018, Lord Pentland imposed an extended sentence of seven years and eight months on David Taylor after the accused pled guilty to armed robbery. The custodial period will be four years and eight months, which will be followed by an extension period of three years on licence.

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