Here are the biggest court stories that have featured in the Stroud News and Journal, Gazette Series or Wilts and Glos Standard over the past few days.
A 15-year-old boy has appeared in court charged with the murder of Joshua Hall.
The defendant, who cannot be named for legal reasons, attended Cheltenham Youth Court on Monday and Gloucester Crown Court on Wednesday.
A Stroud man has been sentenced to 22 months in jail for posting naked photographs of two women on social media.
Jake Ede, 30, of Bath Road, Rodborough, got hold of r explicit photos that the women had intended only their partners to see and put them on Snapchat and Instagram, Gloucester Crown Court has told.
A 28-year-old woman has admitted murdering a woman whose remains were found in suitcases in Gloucestershire.
Gareeca Conita Gordon, 28, from Birmingham, pleaded guilty to murdering Phoenix Netts.
Police discovered Ms Netts’ remains beside a quarry in the Forest of Dean last year.
A Gloucestershire police constable has been cleared of attempting to film a naked female colleague as she showered at their force headquarters in Quedgeley.
PC Jonathan Eaton, 32, of Brockworth, Gloucester, had pleaded not guilty at Newport Crown Court last week to attempting to observe and record, for sexual gratification, a person involved in a private act without consent on February 27, 2019.
Following a six day trial the jury took five hours and 12 minutes to return their verdict of not guilty.