A programme to support families and challenge the behaviour of domestic abusers is to be expanded following a £360,000 cash injection.
A Fife man has gone on trial accused of raping two young girls in a catalogue of sex abuse going back to the early 1980s.
Nearly half of SNP councillors in Dundee have second jobs working for the party's MSPs and MPs in the city.
A man has been found guilty of sexually assaulting two women within the space of four days in Dundee.
From stealing sandwiches to attacking pets and even children, seagulls are bolder and more aggressive than ever before.
Star Wars, Lego and Nerf blasters are among the predicted top selling toys this Christmas, according to some of the UK's biggest retailers.
A lorry driver who caused major traffic disruption when his truck was blown over on the Forth Road Bridge has admitted he ignored closure signs.
A sheriff has praised the quick actions of two men who saved the life of their friend after a vicious street stabbing.
Victims of the most serious crimes in Tayside and North East Fife increasingly face a longer wait for justice following controversial court closures.
New research suggests an increasing number of people in the UK have to deal with feeling lonely and isolated on a daily basis. Nora McElhone reports