A Fife police officer injured while confronting Sheku Bayoh in Kirkcaldy feared she was going to die, according to her father.
The sister of Sheku Bayoh has claimed Scotland’s most senior law officer has betrayed her grieving family.
A peaceful rally will be held in Edinburgh next week as the family of Sheku Bayoh learn the outcome of a criminal probe into his death.
Supreme Court judges would rule Theresa May’s flagship Brexit legislation unlawful if they followed the logic of a decision on the SNP’s version, says the Lord Advocate.
Scotland’s top law officer is investigating an Angus whistleblower’s claims that police covered up a hiker’s possible murder.
Fears have been raised about the plight of Sheku Bayoh’s family as the Lord Advocate could not say when a fatal accident inquiry will be held into his death.
The family of Sheku Bayoh will meet the Lord Advocate on Wednesday to demand answers over his death in police custody.
Nicola Sturgeon has been challenged over the lack of answers Sheku Bayoh’s family are getting over his death in police custody.
An “over-zealous” approach to tackling domestic violence is having a “devastating” impact on families and clogging up the courts, a former prosecutor has warned.
Brexit could make the process of extraditing criminals to and from the UK "slower and more cumbersome", Scotland's senior law officer has warned.