Ancestry’s new Web: Scotland, High Court Criminal Indexes, 1790-1919 is an index-only collection made up of:
Records of criminal trials
Records of criminal appeals
Paper evidence, such as shoe prints
The original index data is from Scottish Indexes at https://www.scottishindexes.com/ScotlandsCriminalDatabase.aspx.
Records in the collection may include the name of the accused, charges against the accused, any known aliases, age, occupation, birthplace, physical description, names of family members, names of witnesses and names of court officials.