Police Scotland were yesterday accused of “ignorance of the law” after they told council bosses a jury’s not proven verdict “implied a man was guilty”, even though he was cleared of the charges.
A community council member has been found guilty of shoving his wife down a flight of stairs after she goaded him over the affair she suspected he was having.
A pair of career criminals attacked a stranger and left him scarred for life the morning after they were both released early from previous prison sentences.
A wife jumped into a fast-flowing river and refused to get out until the emergency services brought her husband from jail to speak to her.
Three generations of a family won £100,000 damages yesterday after thousands of gallons of volatile-aviation fuel were spilled in a fatal crash.
A man attracted passersby by waving to them from his flat window before flinging open his dressing gown to expose his naked body.
A thief spoiled Christmas by raiding a Kirkcaldy house and stealing the family’s tickets to Disneyland Paris.
An inmate was slashed several times with a makeshift weapon after trying to claim a refund for a dodgy prison tattoo from a convicted murderer.
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 teenage drink-driver “demolished” a set of city centre traffic lights while more than three times the legal limit.