Former MP Eric Joyce has avoided jail after attacking two teenagers in an ''unjustified and unprovoked'' assault in a shop.
Former Scotland football captain Colin Hendry has denied harassing and assaulting his ex-girlfriend.
A Scottish entrepreneur has been hit with the biggest ever fine imposed by Britain's financial watchdog.
POLICE leaders have questioned the SNP's flagship commitment to keeping 1000 more officers than they inherited in 2007.
A former constable has been left in career limbo as Scotland's police watchdog delays an appeal against his dismissal.
Police have been ordered to re-investigate the 2005 murder of Emma Caldwell.
SCREEN idol Omar Sharif has Alzheimer's.
A POLICE officer has been jailed for a year for stealing his wife's jewellery and pawning it before trying to pin the blame on rogue workmen.
He was found in a holdall, behind a roll of old carpet in a communal hallway, with a Tesco bag over his head.
A few summers ago a Scottish teenager stole a lilo from a beach stall in Turkey.
WORLD's End killer Angus Sinclair has launched a bid to overturn his double murder conviction.
A WIDOW whose husband was killed by an off-duty policeman in a hit-and-run accident has been awarded a £300,000 payout.
THE crimes shocked a city and a nation.