An environmental campaigner targeted by police has failed to persuade a judge that an undercover policing inquiry should be extended to cover Scotland.
Information on individuals barred from working with children will no longer be shared with Scotland’s criminal records disclosure agency after Brexit, ministers have been warned.
Scotland must introduce formal reviews on domestic murders to help save lives, according to leading violence against women organisations.
Ferret Fact Service looks at a claim that it is quicker to get cocaine than pizza in Glasgow.
A landmark ruling by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) this week said that GCHQ’s methods in carrying out bulk interception of online communications, violated privacy and failed to provide sufficient surveillance safeguards
Government plans to appoint an independent watchdog to monitor how facial recognition, fingerprints and genetic materials are used in Scotland have been criticised.
Ferret Fact Service looks at a claim linking Syrian refugees to sexual crime on a Scottish island.
Campaigners have called for a new prevention strategy to stop unnecessary suffering from drug deaths after new figures revealed that almost one thousand people were killed by substance abuse last year.
Football fans are calling for more "police free" matches after extent of police fees revealed.