A furious mother says her family trip turned into "a day from hell" after her toddler son pricked his finger on a discarded needle in a Wetherspoon restaurant.
Police have launched an investigation after a shocked shopper found part of a hypodermic needle in a supermarket bakery counter.
A Dundee mum is warning other parents to be cautious after her seven-year-old son found a discarded needle while on his way to school.
A thug who was detained by security guards in a shoplifting incident and told police he would stab one of the guards in the eye with a needle has been sent to prison.
John Davis, 42, of Strathmore Lodge, Salvation Army Hostel, Ward Road, had sentence deferred for reports.
A drug addict who scratched a police officer with an uncapped needle has been jailed.
A man injected an unknown substance into the leg of another man.
A kitten narrowly avoided “cat-astrophe” after a large needle pierced his throat while he played with a ball of string.