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 man has been arrested following a disturbance at an Aberdeen primary school this morning.
A third male has been charged with the murder of a 16-year-old boy who was stabbed to death in Birmingham.
A serial shoplifter has been jailed after targeting the same store twice in one day during her quest for cash.
Northlink Ferries has had to call the police 43 times in the last four years to arrest passengers, according to its managing director.
An Aberdeen man was caught growing cannabis in his flat after he stopped paying his energy bills.
The city’s former depute provost is to stand trial accused of touching and kissing a man against his will.
A woman has been subjected to a prolonged sexual assault on board a train.
A Moray man has pleaded guilty to possessing videos of extreme bestiality pornography.
Community gardeners have been left “heartbroken” after their Aberdeen allotments were trashed by vandals.
Ex-squaddie who launched into a Pokemon-themed tirade against police jailed after romantic break goes horribly wrong
An ex-squaddie who broke into a farmhouse and helped himself to food and drink before taking a nap - and then assaulted police - has been jailed.
They have been having a miserable time when it comes to league matches - and now Fort William FC have had some bad luck off the pitch, too.
Reward offered by devastated family after sentimental jewellery worth more than £100,000 stolen from their property
A devastated Moray family have offered a £1,000 reward after tens of thousands of pounds of jewellery were stolen from their home in a "senseless act of criminality".
Car valeter caught more than double the limit in Aberdeen after deciding his brother was too drunk to drive
A car valeter was caught more than double the drink-drive limit after he decided his brother was too intoxicated to get behind the wheel.
A north-east farmer who terrorised his wife in a drunken rage has been fined.
A woman who broke a Tesco worker’s back when she drove into her in a bid to escape after trying to steal from the supermarket has been jailed.
A gunman killed three people and injured five on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday morning in what the mayor said appeared to be a terror attack.
The father of a three-year-old girl drowned by his wife in a bath when their marriage broke down has branded her “cold and callous”, saying he desperately misses “being a daddy”.
A nationwide campaign tapping into the “biggest fears” of child groomers has been launched, with criminals being implored to seek help before it is too late.
The search for Claudia Lawrence could be being hampered by the withholding of vital information, police have said 10 years after she was last seen.
Police have issued a warning to motorists in the north-east after a 53-year-old man was arrested for alleging driving while under the influence.
Police in the north-east are appealing for information after two cars were stolen.
A man has appeared in court charged with murder after 49 people were shot to death during Friday prayers at two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.
The Hatton Garden ringleader known as “Basil” has been jailed for 10 years – four years after carrying out the £14 million heist.
The Hatton Garden ringleader known as “Basil” has been found guilty four years after carrying out the £14 million heist.
Forty-nine people have been killed and four people are in custody after attackers opened fire during Friday prayers at two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch.
A 34-year-old man has appeared in court charged with death by dangerous driving following an Aberdeenshire crash which killed three people.
MP Scott Mann has been mocked online after he suggested fitting all knives sold in the UK with GPS tracking to help cut down violent crime.
A man has been seriously injured in an attack by a balaclava-wearing trio armed with a blade.
The brother of a chef who died after he was hit by a stolen car has appealed for information to help catch his killer.
Disturbance in Inverness block of flats led to police following trail of blood to one of the participants
A disturbance in an Inverness block of flats led to police following a trail of blood to one of the participants.
Police hunting the fugitive son of a wealthy businessman allegedly in hiding over the murder of a Norwegian socialite in London have told him: we will never give up.