A sharp rise in incidents of violence, aggression and threats in Fife schools has been linked to a spike in staff absences.
Albania’s centre-right opposition has continued protests calling for the resignation of the government and for an early parliamentary election.
Serious violence should be treated like the outbreak of a “virulent disease”, Sajid Javid will say as he outlines his blueprint for stopping the bloodshed on Britain’s streets.
Teachers, nurses and police officers could be held accountable for failing to “spot warning signs” of violent crime among young people, under Government plans announced on Monday.
One in nine Scots have been the victim of stalking or harassment in the last year – with almost a fifth of young people affected.
A teenage yob has been found guilty of hurling a bottle after gatecrashing a birthday bash where a female partygoer was left with life-changing injuries.
New figures have revealed a huge increase in cases of aggressive behaviour towards NHS Tayside staff.
A man who was cleared of trying to murder a baby has avoided a prison sentence for assaulting the child’s mother.
A thug who carried out a brutal attack on a man in a hostel has been locked up for 32 months.
A man who handed his wife a police domestic abuse poster with a handwritten threat on it while in a pub had his sentence deferred at Dundee Sheriff Court.
Michael Kempton, 39, of Brae of Cantray, Croy, Caithness, admitted threatening a 15-year-old girl with violence.
A man who turned up at his partner’s home and launched an early-morning attack on her has been jailed.
A thug who brutally battered five of his girlfriends has been jailed for nearly four years.
Police with sniffer dogs launched a manhunt on a Dundee street after an assault suspect fled from a house.
A man has told of the moment a “wild” thug attacked him at a Dundee hotel.
A man who glassed a teenager on the dancefloor of a pub was ordered to pay his victim £1,000 in compensation.
Daniel Wood, 25, of The Elms, had sentence deferred at Dundee Sheriff Court.
A teenager has been charged after a boy was stabbed in a Dundee park.
Three men have been sentenced to a total of almost 10 years in prison after hunting a man dressed as Dracula “like a pack of vicious dogs” and attacking him.
Hundreds of addresses in Tayside and Fife have been flagged to the Scottish Ambulance Service (SAS) over violence and safety concerns.