Three people have been jailed for life for the “merciless” murder of a man at a flat.
Legislation governing the treatment of people with mental health issues will be reviewed, Scotland’s Mental Health Minister has announced.
Theresa May’s Government has “sold out” Scotland during the Brexit process at the same time as other parts of the UK have been “bought off” with “bungs”, Holyrood’s Finance Secretary said.
The Scottish Government has been asked to create a fund for security at places of worship following the terror attack at two mosques in Christchurch.
Beavers will be given legal protection in Scotland after an attempt by a Conservative MSP to prevent the move was voted down.
More than £35,000 worth of jewellery has been stolen during a break-in at a shop.
Communication between infection control doctors and nurses at a hospital where several patients died was not good, a Holyrood committee has been told.
A woman was left “distressed” after being sexually assaulted in bushes at a car park near a former school in Dalkeith.
Drug dealers had almost 200kg of heroin and cocaine seized by police in Scotland last year, and more than 25,000 ecstasy tablets were confiscated.
March is set to get mild, with above-average temperatures expected for the time of year.