THE dying father of a Sikh waiter killed more than 16 years ago in Overtown is hoping to live long enough to see a man suspected of the alleged murder go on trial for it again under Scotland's new double jeopardy laws.
TWO men hunted down a father-of-two before one of them stabbed him to death, a court has been told.
A PATHOLOGIST has told a murder trial bank worker Isabelle Sanders was stabbed 37 times at her home.
A BABY was taken to hospital for emergency treatment after swallowing the heroin-substitute drug methadone.
A speeding driver who killed two women on a pedestrian crossing has been jailed for nearly five years and banned from driving for a decade.
TYCOON Ann Gloag has been fined for speeding at 90mph.
Prosecutors have ruled there is "insufficient evidence" to charge a man with the murder of Melanie Hall nearly 20 years ago.
A man cleared of the murder of a waiter more than 15 years ago can be tried again under double jeopardy legislation, judges have ruled.
A POLICE casualty surgeon has told a court that murder accused Paul McManus had injuries to his hands and legs.
A RACING driver who has competed on most of Europe's top circuits has had his new career as a road tester brought to an end after being caught driving at more than double the speed limit.
A PENSIONER stabbed his son for not going to visit his mother in hospital.
A PROLIFIC armed robber nicknamed Skull Cracker for pistol-whipping bystanders has won his sentence appeal, but was told by jud-ges he still faces a "very considerable period" in jail.
FOURTEEN Somali men have been convicted of running an inner city sex ring that involved the abuse, rape and prostitution of teenage British girls.
POLICE are hunting two people in connection with the attempted murder of a man in a street.
THE father of convicted drug smuggler Melissa Reid has spoken of the devastating effect her crime has had on his family, in a new video warning of the consequences of drug crime abroad.
EASTENDERS actress Linda Henry is to stand trial accused of racially aggravated harassment outside a Jamie Oliver restaurant.
There was "powerful evidence" that the account given by former government chief whip Andrew Mitchell of the "Plebgate" affair was true, the High Court has heard.
ONE of the men blamed by a murder accused for killing a 51-year-old woman in her own home told a jury:
A MAN who stabbed a stranger who threatened him with an Irn Bru bottle has been jailed for four years.
FORMER DJ Suzie McGuire has backed the introduction of new legislation that will allow people to check if their partners have a violent past.
CELEBRITY chef Ferrier Richardson said he was "bitterly disappointed" in the justice system after a martial arts fan who brutally murdered his brother Simon was jailed for 14 years.
A DRUNK offshore worker killed his friend in a car crash after he got 'fed up' waiting for a taxi to take them home from a pub.
A CONVICTED rapist who carried out a "despicable" sex attack on a vulnerable woman while out on licence from a previous sentence has been jailed for 12 years.
THE historic gap in crime rates between Scotland's two largest cities is narrowing, with Glasgow reporting a drop in offending at the same time as it rose dramatically in Edinburgh.
STOP and search operations by Police Scotland have almost halved across the country following unprecedented scrutiny of the controversial policy.
A WITNESS in a murder trial has denied that he killed a woman and stabbed her 86-year-old partner.
A MAN who killed a stranger in an unprovoked street attack has been jailed for life.
AN illegal tobacco process-ing factory has been found in Hampshire after two men were arrested at a motorway road check with half a tonne of processed tobacco in their van.
A MAN who set a house on fire because his dog was barred from a Hogmanay party has been jailed for 12 years.
A PILOT scheme allowing people to find out whether their partner has a history of domestic violence, known as Clare's Law, has been launched.