A woman was jailed for eight years yesterday after cutting the throat of her partner’s mother.
A violent runaway criminal spent years in Ireland evading Scottish justice then escaped from a hospital secure unit by climbing through a window.
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.
A shamed nurse who embezzled from a mental health charity benefited to the tune of nearly half a million pounds, a court has been told.
An eight-year-old girl with just months to live has helped to plan her own funeral, after it took doctors four years to diagnose she had an aggressive cancer that affects just one in 20 million children.
A fight involving at least five men took place outside a Fife shop at 2pm and was fully captured on CCTV.
A convicted killer threatened to kill his neighbours in a row over noise.
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.
The mother of a Fife girl born with her organs back to front or in the wrong place claims “failure after failure” in Scotland’s education system is putting her daughter’s life at risk in the classroom.
A teenager who used the name “Jimmy Saville” on social media was detained for five years on Thursday after raping a schoolgirl.