Crime and justice
The leader of the far right group Patriotic Alternative Scotland appeared in court today after pleading guilty to firearms charges.
Child victims of trafficking in Scotland said being left in “limbo” is worse than their experiences of exploitation.
Trauma aware lawyers and campaigners are driving changes to the way courts deal with offending in Scotland, which they argue will make society safer for everyone.
Survivors of gender-based violence in Scotland are being forced to choose between paying their bills and accessing justice, experts and campaigners have warned.
A wealthy Highland landowner trying to block access to a path called “historic and important” owns the land via an offshore tax haven firm, The Ferret can reveal.
The Scottish Conservatives have routinely criticised the Scottish Government's approach to justice matters in recent years, with a particular focus on sentencing for violent crime.
Phone calls made by prisoners to the Samaritans more than doubled in just six months,
Transgender victims of crime will still be recorded by Police Scotland according to how they identify their gender, in contrast to new rules for English police
VisitScotland has made a report to Police Scotland after identifying possible instances of fraud relating to COVID grants.