Ion-Mihail Rusu, aged 41, admitted causing death by dangerous driving at Glasgow High Court following the collision on the A9 just north of the Keir Roundabout on 20th April 2017.
Police in Edinburgh are appealing for information following two robberies in Edinburgh where the victims had their handbags stolen.
Police in Nairn are appealing for information after items were throw at cars in the outskirts of the town on Sunday 22 October, 2017.
Officers based in Portree and Kyle of Lochalsh have carried out a four day road safety operation focusing preparing for the darker nights and winter months.
Police in Ross-shire can confirm a 35-year-old man has been charged in connection with a number of crimes of dishonesty in Alness.
Officers in Annan are investigating a break-in to a shed at a house in Silverlaw in the town sometime around 6.50pm on Thursday 19 October 2017.
Police in Forfar are appealing for information after a series of housebreakings in Forfar on Friday evening (20 October, 2017).
Nine people were charged with alleged drink driving offences at the weekend as further high visibility Road Policing patrols continued to take place across the North East.
Police Scotland is appealing for information after a 19-year-old-man sustained serious injuries after an assault at the weekend.
A road safety campaign to reduce injuries and deaths as a result of vehicles passing too close to horses is to be launched this week by Police Scotland.