Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service staff have been thanked for their work in contributing to the life-saving organ donation process during the first months of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Solicitor General, Alison Di Rollo QC, has welcomed the publication of figures on Domestic Abuse and Stalking charges in Scotland.
A man has been sentenced to 11 years and six months in prison for the historical rape and sexual assaults of two young girls.
An oil company has admitted regulatory failings which led to the discharge of crude oil into the North Sea.
A serial violent offender who abducted a couple at knifepoint before forcing them to commit sexual acts and robbing them has been given an Order for Lifelong Restriction at the High Court in Glasgow.
Two men involved in the supply of drugs have been jailed for a total of nine years.
A Paisley man who killed a 15 year old school girl in a hit and run incident has been sentenced to five years and three months imprisonment.
A man who was manufacturing improvised firearms known as ‘slam guns’ in his garden shed has been jailed for five years.