A package containing a substance which was sent to St James’s Palace is being treated as a racist hate crime, Scotland Yard said.
A top policeman has told MSPs he was “prevented” from carrying out a proper investigation into Police Scotland’s Counter Corruption Unit (CCU).
An attack in which a junior football manager is believed to have been shot is being treated as attempted murder.
The First Minister has called on the public to come forward with information following a spate of attacks on Asian communities in and around Glasgow.
People in the community still hold vital clues about a dissident republican bomb attack on an off-duty police officer exactly one year ago, police have said.
A woman suspected of being a key member of an international sex trafficking gang which uses voodoo rituals as part of tempting, controlling and scaring its victims has been arrested.
Police want a database of dog DNA to collar animals responsible for attacks on livestock.
Opposition parties have urged ministers to halt plans to integrate transport policing in Scotland into the national force.
A suspicious package found in Edinburgh city centre has been found to be an explosive device with potential to cause harm, despite first being thought of as an “elaborate hoax”.
A Labour MP has been left “badly shaken up” and bruised after he was mugged on his way home from Parliament on Tuesday night.