A MAN has been charged with murdering another man at a Glasgow flat.
Jurors in the hacking trial were told to decide the truth of the affair between News of the World editors Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson to establish if they shared their hacking secrets.
AN 18-year-old woman thought she was going to be raped when Rolf Harris pinned her against a wall and groped her, a court has heard.
PETER smiles confidently through his broken teeth.
SCOTLAND's chief constable believes police can make things worse by "lifting" youngsters who are trying to avoid a life of crime.
A HANDBAG containing almost £4000 in cash was stolen from a 92-year-old holidaymaker.
DETECTIVES should not work under the same roof as independent crime laboratories, according to one of Scotland's leading advocates.
CONVICTED paedophile Stuart Hall has been cleared by a jury of a string of rapes and sexual assaults.
A TEENAGER who was part of the group that broke into the Clutha pub and stole alcohol and charity tins weeks after a helicopter hit the roof, killing 10 people, has been spared detention.
ANIMAL welfare officers admit they do not know if seven cats that have died in one Highland community were deliberately or accidently poisoned by anti-freeze.
ANTI-FRAUD officers seized counterfeit music worth £700,000 from a flat during a crime crackdown.
HIBERNIAN footballer Paul Cairney has been cleared of fighting in a busy Glasgow street when a sheriff ruled he was defending himself.
A SENIOR detective has told a trial he was "awestruck" when he saw the naked body of Elaine Doyle which was covered by a blanket.
POLICE say they are following a definite line of inquiry in their investigation into the murder of a man by an intruder who forced his way into a flat.
A BRITISH man who told his girlfriend to plunge her 21-month-old daughter's head into a bucket of water during an online video call has been jailed for nine years over the toddler's death.
the murder of Mohammed Abdi in Edinburgh last year marked the arrival of Somali gangs in Scotland, a court has been told.
IT was supposed to be a simple appeal for people to be on the lookout for thieves operating in their area.
DETECTIVES are hunting an intruder who murdered a man in a targeted hit.
A FATHER has admitted fraud after using a fake birth certificate and passport to enrol his son in school a year early because his wife could not cope with having all their children at home.
POLICE kept the extent of hacking at the News Of The World out of the public eye out of "discretion" for victims, which included members of the royal family, jurors heard.
MORE than 100kg of cocaine has been seized from a ship in the River Clyde.
TWO teenagers have been charged in connection with the thefts of garden gnomes in north-east Scotland.
ROLF Harris groped a teenage girl after she saw him crouched on all fours barking at a dog, a jury has heard.
A FORMER councillor who embezzled the life savings of an elderly couple has been jailed for 18 months.
MOHAMMED Omar Abdi, who was the son of a senior figure at one of Scotland's biggest mosques, was brutally gunned down in a gangland shooting.
THREE men have admitted murdering a 25-year-old with a sub-machine gun after opening fire in the middle of the night in a quiet, leafy suburb.
A MOTHER who was jailed for life for murdering her baby son before she was released following an appeal has been labelled a loner who drank regularly.
A BROTHER of an alleged victim of Rolf Harris has told a court the veteran entertainer told him it "takes two to tango" when he accused him of sexually abusing his younger sister since she was a teenager.
PLANS for a children's hospital for the Scottish capital are taking shape with the building blueprint now lodged with planners and work due to begin by the end of the year.
Former News of the World royal editor Clive Goodman hacked the phone of Kate Middleton more than 150 times as well as those of Prince William and Prince Harry, a court has heard.