Tayside and Fife was hit by a 999 landline blackout early on Tuesday morning.
A man is to stand trial accused of stabbing a police officer before attempting to stab another “to the danger of her life” in St Andrews.
A pensioner has thanked members of the public and paramedics who saved his life after his heart stopped for nearly half an hour while a guest at a primary school nativity play.
Fife man, Andrew Norrie has been found, police have reported.
A pair of men are being hunted in Fife after impersonating police officers and flagging down a woman in a car.
A major bid to drive criminals from the east of Scotland’s roads has seen drugs, cash and weapons recovered and hundreds of vehicles seized, polcie said yesterday.