A mum has been left picking glass out of her carpet after police broke open her front door following an apparently malicious tip-off.
Andrew McInally, of Ballindean Place, is awaiting sentence after threatening to “carve the faces” of police officers.
Police have increased patrols in Edinburgh after a man sexually assaulted two women within 24 hours.
Residents are tightening up security on the city’s Bruce Road following a spate of break-ins.
Three men have been arrested in connection with abusive messages sent to a Scottish football referee after his contact details were posted online.
An arrest has been made after a man was found dead in a house in Fife. The body of Kevin Byrne, known locally as Kevin Forrester, was discovered at an address in Alison Street, Kirkcaldy, on February 5. Police said a 30-year-old has now been arrested in connection with the death. Officer inquiries are continuing.
A vandal has caused thousands of pounds’ worth of damage to a car in Arbroath.
Two men have been arrested following an incident lasting almost three hours in Forfar.
Police investigating an armed robbery at a dental practice have released images of a man they want to trace.
A furious driver has hit out after police failed to charge a motorist who caused a three-car collision.
Police are appealing for information about a vehicle which they believe was used during a shooting in Glasgow.
An appeal for information has been issued by police following a number of overnight thefts from homes and a garage on a Dundee street.
A shocked motorist looked on in horror as a road rage incident unfolded in from of him in Dundee at the weekend.
Residents have called for an “eyesore” car to be moved after the vehicle was badly damaged in a fire.
A pensioner had her clothing and jewellery – including her wedding ring – stolen from her while she was out walking in South Lanarkshire.
Three police officers were justified in using Tasers in three separate incidents last June and July, the Police Investigations and Review Commissioner (Pirc) has found.
The family of a 16-year-old missing from Aberdeen for three months “are being realistic about the challenges around finding him” as the search operation is scaled back.
An 18-year-old has been charged after a fire broke out in an Aberdeen flat which left several people including a child in hospital.
A body has been found in the search for missing man Allan Burns, who disappeared in January.
A man is being treated in hospital following reports of a shooting in Glasgow.