A former Aberdeen councillor who admitted charges relating to the embezzlement of thousands of pounds from a sports society has been jailed.
Scott Cassie, 60, who resigned as a councillor last month, admitted taking £13,500 from Kaimhill Outdoor Sports Society.
He admitted the offences which took place while he was working as a city councillor.
Cassie was jailed for a year at Aberdeen Sheriff Court.
Sheriff Edward Savage said the public expected the highest degree of honesty and probity in elected representatives.
My comment: I no longer have ANY expectations of honesty and probity in our elected representatives let alone the highest.
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