Scotland’s winter sports season got off to one of its earliest starts at the weekend – even without natural snow – with one pair travelling 600 miles just to ski.
A juror was exposed for Googling a knifeman’s violent past – in a note penned on a feedback form rating lunch at a court.
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 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 convicted killer threatened to kill his neighbours in a row over noise.
A thief spoiled Christmas by raiding a Kirkcaldy house and stealing the family’s tickets to Disneyland Paris.
A teenager who used the name “Jimmy Saville” on social media was detained for five years on Thursday after raping a schoolgirl.
A motorist was found slumped unconscious at the wheel when he was already on bail for a drink-driving offence less than three months earlier.
A man is to stand trial charged with the murder of his partner at an Angus flat.