Hundreds of men have provided DNA samples to police who are carrying out voluntary screening in an attempt to find a grandmother's killer.
SCOTLAND's busiest courts are braced for the latest in a series of rolling strikes.
POLICE are using tactics pioneered during the Ulster Troubles to try to prevent jihadi terrorists killing frontline officers on Scotland's streets, the Sunday Herald can reveal.
Two men have been remanded in custody after being accused of abducting members of the Gloag family at knifepoint and stealing over £200,000 worth of jewellery and cash from them.
A BEST-SELLING author is likely to be called to give evidence against her former partner amid claims he conducted a campaign of harassment against her.
A MAN has told a court he was "ripped" from his seat in a kebab shop by a Glasgow Warriors rugby player.
A 16-year-old boy has been stabbed in the arm in an "outrageous" unprovoked attack as he sat in a car in a Glasgow street.
A man has been arrested after a large protest by Rangers fans outside Ibrox stadium.
A POLICE officer's 26-year career is in ruins after he was found guilty of pushing his wife backwards over a bar at a drunken work night out.
A SENIOR teacher has admitted amassing a library of more than 22,000 child porn and beastiality images while running the computing department of a high school.
A GLASGOW Warriors rugby player punched another player in the face on a Halloween night out, a court has heard.
THE family of the man convicted of the murder of Edinburgh book-keeper Suzanne Pilley has spoken of the "appalling injustice" of the case as a review of the conviction was granted.
THE skipper of a fishing boat is to face trial, accused of a catalogue of blunders which are alleged to have led to a diver drowning while fishing for scallops.
A GERMAN football fan has been cleared of singing a song in support of a terrorist group at a Celtic match - after claiming he did not understand the lyrics.
A MAN shot a woman with an air rifle and blasted her TV after she belted out "loud Scottish music" on the night of the independence referendum.