One of Scotland’s most senior sheriffs has called for a “Walmart approach” to stop the country’s leading prosecutors getting out of touch with real life in the criminal courts.
A Scottish Ambulance Service boss who falsified an exemption certificate to avoid a speeding fine has been fined £2,000.
Roadkill spotters are wanted to help place warning signs in the right places.
A military veteran arrested after police found a rocket flare launcher in his bedroom, avoided a jail term yesterday.
A wasp which has never been seen in Scotland before has made its home at Loch Lomond.
There may be early falls of the real stuff on the hills, but Scotland’s top winter sports centre will today switch on a machine to make its first artificial snow of the season.
Scottish motorists were yesterday warned of an increased risk of “catastrophic” collisions with sexually-excited deer.
High street sales have fallen by the biggest margin on record this summer, leaving business owners in Tayside and Fife questioning how to survive an uncertain future.
A man who preferred Ibiza to appearing in court on a rape charge has been cleared of the sexual assault but jailed for his failure to be at court.
Vandals have sparked fury after targeting a statue of cartoon legend Oor Wullie.