Three Scottish teenagers have been arrested and charged in connection with a series of bomb threat hoaxes that targeted schools in five countries.
A sheriff told a habitual nuisance caller that he hoped she would get fed up going to jail before he got fed up of sending her there.
Police have launched an investigation after a call made to Aberdeen Coastguard earlier today was determined to be a hoax.
Audio of a mayday rescue has been released as part of enquiries into hoax call to the coastguard.
An Aberdeen woman who faked her own kidnapping to extort money from her boyfriend avoided prison yesterday, but her accomplice was jailed.
A man has been charged with making a hoax call about a bomb being in an Aberdeen shop.
A teenager who forced the evacuation of 32 flats when he posted a picture of a "very realistic" hoax bomb on social media has been jailed for more than a year.
The calls were released by West Yorkshire Police to highlight the 6000 hoax calls they receive every year.
It appeared to be an elaborate hoax as a suspect package disrupted a Peterhead factory and tied down emergency services for hours.