The internet was used to commit at least a fifth of all sexual crimes recorded in Scotland last year, a new report on cyber crime has estimated.
A crackdown on disorderly motorcyclists in Edinburgh has seen more than 30 people arrested.
Knife and weapon crime has soared across Dundee in just a year, new figures show.
Relatives of a mother and daughter shot dead in their own home have paid tribute to two “beautiful people that filled our family with laughter”.
Police are on the hunt for two thugs who attacked a McDonald’s worker after she had finished work.
Police are on the hunt for a brute who left a 60-year-old man bloodied with a head injury and broken dentures after assaulting him in the street in broad daylight.
Police have issued an appeal after thieves broke into a Dundee home in broad daylight.
Tayside Police have issued an appeal after a bike was stolen.
A chef has slammed the thieves who made off with thousands of pounds worth of personal items — including his dead mum’s wedding ring.
Musician Goldie has appeared in court via a video call on a mobile phone from Thailand to plead guilty to assaulting a security guard at the Glastonbury festival.
Police are hunting a man who broke into a Chinese takeaway in Dundee.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after he and a woman were seriously burnt in a fire within a garden.
The leader of Telford and Wrekin Council will call for the Home Secretary to launch an independent public inquiry into child sexual exploitation amid claims of up to 1,000 abuse victims since 1981.
A girl has been indecently assaulted while she was walking home alone at night in North Lanarkshire.
Police officers investigating child sexual exploitation in Telford have said their approach has been “subject to independent scrutiny” amid claims up to 1,000 children had been abused since 1981.
Officers investigating child sexual exploitation in Telford have said their approach has been “subject to independent scrutiny” after it was estimated up to 1,000 children could have fallen victim to abusers over a 40-year period.
His “predatory” crime spree stretched across half of Dundee and left elderly and vulnerable people “fearful” in their own homes.
Here is what we know so far as Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia continue to fight for their lives in hospital after being targeted with a nerve agent.
Police Scotland is appealing for information after a Dundee business was broken into twice last week.
Britain First’s leaders are expected to receive verdicts in their trial for alleged hate crimes.