An active terror plot was foiled when police launched an armed raid which saw a woman shot and injured, detectives believe.
SCOTTISH police officers are to take their expertise on tackling violence against women and children into the scene of one of the world’s most brutal civil wars of recent times.
The disappearance of a vulnerable woman last seen in public more than 17 years ago may be down to something "more sinister" than originally thought, police have said.
Police are hunting a man who threatened a boy with a hammer and stole his mobile phone as he walked home from school.
Jewellery and paintings have been stolen in two high-value house break-ins in the east of Scotland.
A TERROR suspect thought to have been arrested with a bag of knives in Whitehall was part of a Gaza aid convoy that ran into difficulties as it attempted to enter into the strip seven years ago, it is believed.
A SENIOR councillor has been convicted of repeatedly staring and gesturing at a frightened teenager on a bus.
A STOLEN vehicle was rammed into a city nightclub by two fire thugs.
FOUR people have been rushed to hospital after a serious road crash in Clydebank.