A MAN is standing trial for the third time over the death of a Scots woman who disappeared 22 years ago after emigrating to Australia.
FORMER Lostprophets singer and convicted paedophile Ian Watkins has had his appeal bid against his sentence turned down.
THE children of a woman who was burned to death by her ex-husband have won a £450,000 court action against their murdering father.
A man has been banned from selling burgers at the Commonwealth Games after being found guilty of attacking two children.
A MAN who launched a knife attack on a police officer is facing jail.
NEW figures show the extent of criminal behaviour at the former home of T in the Park as the music festival switches locations.
A FORMER school teacher has been convicted of cheating the taxpayer out of almost £30,000 in disability benefits - after he was caught on film Morris dancing.
A WOMAN who stabbed a friend and battered him with a candle holder has been jailed for more than four years.
A former local authority solicitor is facing jail today after torching his former home in "a fit of emotion".
A MAN who tied his friend's dog to a tree before dousing it in petrol and burning it to death has been jailed for almost four years.
A MAN has appeared in court charged with murdering Kevin "Gerbil" Caroll more than four years ago.
A violent pervert who raped and physically abused two terrified women has been jailed for 10 years.
An 86-year-old man accused of murdering his wife last month has died suddenly.
OFFICIALS have pledged to keep the issue of armed officers under review as pressure grows on the Justice Secretary to intervene.
A CHEF who raped a woman sent the victim messages telling her he had been "dying to do that" to her and that she had enjoyed it.
A total of 339 suspected paedophiles have been arrested by police targeting online abusers in the past 15 months.