The deployment of armed police officers to more than 5,000 routine incidents last year has been defended by the Minister of Community Safety.
A man is due to appear in court on Friday after armed police surrounded a block of flats in Dundee.
A man has been arrested after an incident involving armed police at a block of flats in Dundee.
POLICE say there is no risk to the wider public as armed officers work to bring an incident in Dundee to a "safe conclusion".
Armed police have surrounded a block of flats in Dundee after reports a man with a sword threatened a council worker.
A man has been charged with threatening and abusive behaviour following an incident in which armed police were called to a block of flats.
Three people have been charged with weapons offences after armed police swooped on a Dundee street.
This is the shocking moment armed police draw their guns on a car during an incident in Dundee.
More than a dozen police vehicles and armed officers were called to a local street after a 'disturbance' which lasted more than three and a half hours.
Police have confirmed that a man has been charged after an "incident" which saw a Dundee street sealed off for much of Sunday.
Armed police were sent to a farm after a farmer mistook a stuffed toy for a tiger.
Police Scotland have announced today that armed police are to be used in routine incidents in a matter of weeks.
Armed police officers could be called out to routine matters such as road traffic and domestic incidents in Dundee within the next few weeks, the Tele can reveal.
A man is facing a series of charges after being detained following a stand-off with armed police in Dundee.
Residents have spoken of their shock after special ops police officers armed with guns swooped on a Dundee street.
Armed police officers will NOT be deployed to the Olly Murs concert in Dundee tonight.
A Tayside woman was marched off a Ryanair flight by armed police after she refused to put her bagpipes in the aircraft’s hold.
Dundonians have voted overwhelmingly in favour of seeing more armed officers on the city’s streets.
Armed police could be deployed at Slessor Gardens to prevent any potential terrorist attack when girl group Little Mix perform in Dundee later this month.
With police forces on high alert across the country following the recent terror attacks in Manchester and London, we could see more officers on the streets of Dundee.