A man has been given an extended six-year sentence for “ruthlessly” beating up his girlfriend and holding her hostage for a week to hide her injuries.
A Fife man who repeatedly stalked, battered and harassed four women during a twisted 10-year campaign of abuse has been told he faces a lengthy spell behind bars.
Two brothers whose father shot their mother and younger sister have told a convention that media reporting of domestic violence needs to change.
Serial stalkers and domestic abusers should be placed on a new national register and monitored under the same arrangements as rapists and paedophiles, according to a Commons report.
Official guidelines are needed to encourage responsible media reporting of domestic abuse killings, the son of a man who shot dead his wife and daughter said.
A new system aimed at stopping domestic abusers from repeating their crimes is to be introduced in Dundee and Perth and Kinross.
A watchdog is investigating claims police in Tayside sought “revenge” against a domestic abuse victim.
A Brechin man who repeatedly spat on his girlfriend in a petty street row has been given a chance to stay out of jail.
A violent thug who viciously attacked two women he was dating at the same time has been jailed.
A serial domestic abuser who fled from police through a window has been told he will not face jail after a sheriff deemed it “too easy” for him.