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Glasgow Godfather Walter Norval laid to rest by his daughters and Blue Angels biker club

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 12:25 PM Comments comments (0)

 


By Keith McLeod

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THE notorious XYY gang leader's coffin was carried into his funeral at Maryhill Crematorium to the sound of Bankrobber by the clash.

 

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Former sex sauna boss reveals the demons that haunted transsexual killer Melissa Young

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 12:15 PM Comments comments (0)

 


Aug 30, 2014 08:00

By Dailyrecord.co.uk

 

AS ex-vice girl Young appeals her murder conviction, her former boss tells of her troubled childhood and descent into violence, crime, addiction and religious mania.

 

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Failed drug dealer jailed

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 12:05 PM Comments comments (0)

 


By Gareth Iwan Jones

 

A failed drug dealer is facing a lengthy spell behind bars after being spotted openly trying to sell cocaine in a Stirling city centre bar.

 


 

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Picture that shocked a nation: Experts have their say on how to cure Scotland's drug problem

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 8:45 AM Comments comments (0)

 


Aug 30, 2014 08:46


 

AFTER seeing the shocking front page image of two heroin addicts passed out in a Dundee close, experts have shared their views on the best way to tackle the growing drug problem facing Scotland.

 

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Sharkey triple killers Snowden and Jennings launch appeal

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 8:40 AM Comments comments (0)


 

THE killers who murdered three members of the Sharkey family in a Helensburgh house fire have begun an appeal against their convictions.

 

 

Scott Snowden, 39, was jailed ...

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Clydebank man fined after cocaine find

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)


 

A YOUNG apprentice was caught with £200 worth of cocaine after police spotted the white powder on his nose.

 

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Declan Stirling appeared at Dumbarton Sheriff Court last week and admitted possession of the class A drug in May this year. The court heard ho...

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Sleeping Clydebank lift man lashed out

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)


 

A DALMUIR man showed he was far from a morning person as he lashed out at police officers after they woke him from his slumber – in a public LIFT.

 

Dumbarton Sheriff Court.

 

Gordon Rundell admitted acting i...

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Pensioner confronted Clydebank thief in her kitchen

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 8:30 AM Comments comments (0)


 

 


 

Published: 29 Aug 2014 15:00

 

A HOMELESS Clydebank man who left a pensioner with bruised and broken ribs has been jailed for 10 months — despite being cleared of ass...

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Drug death rate in West Dunbartonshire lowest for a decade

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 8:30 AM Comments comments (0)


 

 


 

Published: 30 Aug 2014 10:00

 

THE number of residents who have died as a result of drink and drugs has fallen dramatically in the past year.

 

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Cannabis dealer Derek Low loses 242,000 crime cash

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 8:25 AM Comments comments (0)


 

A convicted cannabis dealer has been ordered to hand over £242,514 in assets under proceeds of crime legislation.

 

Derek Low, 34, from Glasgow, was caught with £191,190 in cash and 78 knotted bags of cannabis, worth about £4,600, at his home in May 2013.

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George McGuiness jailed for storing 470,000 of drugs

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 8:25 AM Comments comments (0)


 

A man who used his North Lanarkshire home as a safe house to store £470,000 of drugs has been jailed for four years and 10 months.

 

George McGuiness was caught with large consignments of cocaine and amphetamine at his home in Airdrie in May.

 

The High Court in Glasgow heard how hi...

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Home raid OAP murderer Patrick Docherty loses appeal

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 8:20 AM Comments comments (0)


Margaret Irvine Margaret Irvine was a widow who lived alone

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A man who murdered a 91-year-old woman during a failed robbery at her home in East Ayrshire has lost a second legal bi...

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George Galloway taken to hospital after street attack

Posted by peterman on August 30, 2014 at 8:10 AM Comments comments (0)


George Galloway A picture, released by Respect via Twitter and taken before Mr Galloway went to hospital, shows the extent of his injuries

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Chhokar murder: Hearing set over Crown bid for new trial

Posted by peterman on August 29, 2014 at 8:20 AM Comments comments (0)


Surjit Singh Chhokar No-one has been convicted of Mr Chhokar's murder in 1998

 

A date has been set for a hearing in which the Crown will apply for a fresh trial of three men over the murder of an Asian man in North Lanarkshire.

 

David Montgomery, 37, Ronnie Coulter, 46, and Andrew Coulter, 33, were...

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Robber in raid on Glasgow branch of Bank of Scotland

Posted by peterman on August 29, 2014 at 8:15 AM Comments comments (0)


 

A robber threatened staff before fleeing a bank in Glasgow with a four-figure sum.

 

Police were called to the Bank of Scotland branch in Clarkston Road, Muirend, at about 12:45.

 

The robber, who was wearing dark overalls and a black skip cap, was last seen runni...

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Ryan Taylor jailed over teenager murder bid in Ayr

Posted by peterman on August 28, 2014 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (0)


 

A man who "inflicted dreadful injuries" on a teenager has been jailed for 10 years for attempted murder.

 

Ryan Taylor, 30, stabbed the 15-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, during a row over loud music at flats where he lived in Ayr.

 

He denied ...

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Find the animals who knifed me before they strike again: Stabbed Good Samaritan pleas for help after park attack

Posted by peterman on August 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM Comments comments (0)

 



Aug 28, 2014 03:00

By Gary Fanning


 

Robyn Hannaway before the attack

 

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Coatbridge shop boss tormented by teen gang finds himself charged by police

Posted by peterman on August 28, 2014 at 9:05 AM Comments comments (0)

 



Ansar Fazal outside his shop in Coatbridge

 

A SHOPKEEPER who claims he was tormented by a teenage gang in front of watching police officers has been left stunned after he was charged with assaulting one of the youths.

 

Ansar Fazal, 52, had ‘silly string’ sprayed in his eyes by a youth while he was standing outside his Coatbridge store.

 

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