THREE men are to stand trial charged with the murder of a young father.
SEX crime has fallen in Scotland after years of nearly constant rises.
A VIOLENT thug is facing jail after a 12-year campaign of terror against women and children.
TWO men have been cleared of raping a woman after she left a fancy dress party.
There was no winner of last night's EuroMillions jackpot prize of £12 million.
A MAN has been arrested in the Highlands after police seized cannabis worth £100,000.
Lingerie tycoon Michelle Mone has been disqualified from driving for six months after admitting speeding.
COURTS are introducing routine video-conferencing, a major electronic archive and wi-fi in every building under a broader revolution in digital justice to save up to £25 million a year.
A SPEEDING drink driver killed a teenage friend in a crash after spending hours downing pints and shots at a wedding reception.
Seven people have been arrested in a police crackdown on domestic abuse and sexual crimes.
FORMER News of the World deputy editor Neil Wallis and former features editor Jules Stenson have appeared in court over allegations of phone hacking.
Two men were today reported to the fiscal in connection with an alleged rape in Glasgow.
A FOOTBALL fan who maintained he was "a careful and competent driver" has been jailed for three years after killing a woman with his car.
Two men who were jailed for life for murdering three members of a family in a house fire have launched appeals against their convictions.
work will begin later this month to check the accuracy of crime recording across Scotland, inspectors have told MSPs.