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1 Sep 2015 20:30

Prosecution blunder sees man walk free

A man accused of assaulting his gay partner and driving into him on a pedestrian crossing walked free from court today (Tuesday 1 September) because blundering prosecutors had forgotten to sign his charges.

26 Aug 2015 09:30

Robber guilty of Menstrie armed raid

A CLACKMANNAN man has been found guilty of threatening to shoot a sales assistant while robbing a petrol station in Menstrie late last year.

26 Aug 2015 09:15

Sick trolls placed on sex register

TWO men who posted “sick jokes” online following the death of Alva schoolboy Scott Chiriseri have been given six-months’ supervision.

20 Aug 2015 07:00

Six months behind bars for breaching order

AN ALLOA man has been given a second prison sentence for breaching the terms of a non-harassment order.

20 Aug 2015 06:15

Tilly man to stand trial after denying offences

A TILLICOULTRY man will face trial next month for a series of alleged domestic offences dating back more than three-and-a-half years.

19 Aug 2015 12:00

Jailed for sexual offences

AN ALLOA man was locked up last week after admitting to two counts of sexual assault.

19 Aug 2015 11:30

Man charged following concerning allegation

AN ALLOA man appeared in court last week charged with two counts of sexually-aggravated breach of the peace.

19 Aug 2015 06:50

Piece of ear was left 'lying on the forecourt'

A BURLY reveller called at a late night garage for a snack, and ended up biting a six square centimetre chunk off the attendant’s ear, a court heard on Thursday (August 13).

14 Aug 2015 06:30

Abused call handler

AN ALLOA man who called 999 to help deal with his irate girlfriend has been given unpaid work for verbally-abusing the police call handler.

13 Aug 2015 15:30

Admitted kicking man on the head

A SAUCHIE man has been handed unpaid work for his part in a “rammy” outside the Star Inn shortly before Christmas last year.

13 Aug 2015 06:30

Racial abuse and threats made on phone

A CLACKMANNAN woman has been given unpaid work for racially-abusing another woman over the phone.

12 Aug 2015 15:30

Admitted assaulting doorman

AN ALLOA man has been told to carry out unpaid work after pleading guilty to assaulting a nightclub bouncer.

30 Jul 2015 15:00

Alloa woman jailed for nine months

AN Alloa woman has been jailed for nine months after stealing a high-value jewellery collection from a family friend.

23 Jul 2015 16:59 • Jenness Mitchell

Breaking: Man charged following serious sexual assault

Police in Forth Valley investigating the serious sexual assault of a 24-year-old woman at the weekend have arrested and charged a 24-year-old man.

22 Jul 2015 16:00

Concerns for welfare results in warrant being issues

AN URGENT arrest warrant has been issued for an Alloa man amid serious ongoing concerns for his welfare.

22 Jul 2015 12:00

Man still to be freed next month

A GLENOCHIL prisoner, currently serving a six-year prison term for “torturing” another man, is to be released next month after being admonished for possession of a mobile phone.

22 Jul 2015 06:30

Man denies sexual assault and exposure charges

AN ALVA man appeared in Alloa Sheriff Court last week on charges of sexual assault and indecent exposure.

22 Jul 2015 05:30

Stay out of trouble, man warned

A SHERIFF has told a Clackmannan man who admitted assaulting a police officer that he will be admonished for the offence if he stays out of trouble over the next few months.

17 Jul 2015 06:30

Man denies brick attack on dog and owner

A MAN has appeared at Alloa Sheriff Court this week charged with attacking a man and his dog with bricks.

16 Jul 2015 16:30

Man denies 13 charges of theft

AN ALVA man accused of carrying out a catalogue of break-ins and thefts in and around his own village has appeared in Alloa Sheriff Court this week.

16 Jul 2015 06:30

Sold off friend's jewellery collection 'bit by bit'

AN ALLOA woman has admitted stealing a high-value jewellery collection from a family friend and pawning the items “bit by bit”.

15 Jul 2015 18:00

Bungling thief shut in by depot staff

A BUNGLING thief who tried to steal cable worth more than £1300 from Fife Council’s depot in Milesmark was thwarted after staff shut his van in.

15 Jul 2015 16:30

Young player was 'clearly under the influence'

ALLOA Athletic youth player Lee McLelland has been handed a fine and a drinking ban after a boozy night out turned sour.

15 Jul 2015 13:00

Lord Advocate to be cited in stalking case

A COURT case against an Alva man accused of stalking a police complaints chief has been postponed after the defence announced their intention to cite the lord advocate and the presiding sheriff to give evidence.

15 Jul 2015 12:30

Man jailed for vicious assault on pregnant girlfriend

A TILLICOULTRY man who kicked his pregnant girlfriend in the stomach during an attack in the home they had shared has been jailed for 18 months.

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