Michael Matheson

Sunday 28 June 2015

An MSP has launched a bid to increase the age at which children can be held responsible for crimes they have committed.

Thursday 25 June 2015

Ministers have been urged to all but ban jail sentences of under one year in a radical move that would slash the prison population and help pay for a policy of keeping dangerous criminals behind bars for longer.

Thursday 25 June 2015

A new law has been passed requiring airgun owners to hold a licence, a decade after young boy was shot dead with one.