A mother wept in court as graphic images of her daughter lying in a pool of her own blood were shown to a jury on the first day of a murder trial on Wednesday.
Senior prison management have told a fatal accident inquiry (FAI) it is “impossible” to keep drugs out of a jail where two inmates were killed by so-called legal highs.
A drunken knife attacker who left part of a blade embedded in his victim’s face during a vicious assault was jailed for six years yesterday.
Madam convicted of running brothel in Fife has assets frozen in bid to seize £250k of alleged ‘dirty money’
A brothel madam has had her assets frozen as prosecutors bid to seize £250,000 in allegedly dirty money from her, a court heard today.
Former MP Natalie McGarry wept tears of joy as appeal judges ruled she had been a victim of a miscarriage of justice.
A teenager who used the name “Jimmy Saville” on social media was detained for five years on Thursday after raping a schoolgirl.
A police officer who posed as an oil industry executive in a bid to dupe a colleague into quitting her role with the force has been spared jail.
A teenage girl became hooked on the heroin substitute methadone after an addict told her to repeatedly take it and provide fake urine samples for her.
A rapist who carried out sex attacks on two women after they had been drinking was jailed for five years yesterday.
A woman who battered her neighbour’s car after a noise dispute has been fined and ordered to pay compensation.