The SNP is forecasting it will win seats back from Labour in next month’s General Election, as a senior figure claimed support for Jeremy Corbyn’s party is “falling off like snow off a dyke”.
A public inquiry has been announced into the death of a man in police custody.
More police offices and stations have been shut down in the north and north-east than anywhere else in the country since the formation of Police Scotland.
Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf has suggested Police Scotland’s overdraft might have to be extended to ensure officers continue to be paid next year.
A charity whose sniffer dogs foiled attempts to smuggle £70,000 of drugs into Shetland are appealing to the justice secretary for cash to keep their operation going.
The number of sexual crimes reported in Scotland has risen to the highest level since records began.
A new comic book about knife crime has been created to help children as young as 11 dissuade their friends from carrying blades.
The staffing crisis which has caused mounting problems at the north-east's super jail has been detailed in a new report.
The failure of an intruder to compensate an Aberdeen woman for a damaged fence has led to new measures to pressurise criminals into paying fines.
Nearly 80 incidents of anti-social behaviour a day were reported to police in the north-east across a nine-month period last year.
The north-east has been revealed as a hotbed of gun crime with one of the highest numbers of people caught with deadly weapons across the country.
Seizures of hard drugs in Scotland have risen dramatically leading to calls for the Scottish Government to declare a public health emergency.
An independent review of the policing of football in Scotland was published yesterday.
Pressure is mounting on ministers to stop "shilly-shallying" over a notorious stretch of Highland road and give a start date for work.
Domestic abuse incidents in the north-east have risen by 10% in the last year, according to new police figures.
Shetland’s transport partnership is to write to the Scottish Government in an effort to get more clarity on its position on fixed links.
Nicola Sturgeon wielded the axe yesterday as she delivered the most radical reshuffle and restructure of the Cabinet in the 11 years since the SNP took power.
New figures have revealed that the number of casualties on roads across Scotland has dropped to its lowest ever level.
Council chiefs claim the north-east is working with “one hand tied behind its back” due to rail services lagging behind the rest of the country.
The Scottish Government’s Green Bus Fund is making £1.7 million available to operators, local authorities and regional transport partnerships.
Plans for a new road in Inverness linking the A9 and A96 trunk roads were unveiled today and will provide enhanced facilities for road users, cyclists and pedestrians.
Scotland’s first aviation maintenance apprenticeship gives young chance to carve out career on planes
Scotland’s first aviation maintenance apprenticeship programme is now accepting applications.
Users of the West Highland Line - made famous by the Harry Potter films - can look forward to improved services with the formation of a new review group.
Extra summer flights from Glasgow are being added to the busy islands of Barra and Tiree.
Schools through Aberdeenshire and a city centre shopping complex were closed yesterday as winter storms caused chaos across the region.
Schools and roads across the north-east were closed yesterday as the region succumbed to the Beast from the East.
A storm dubbed the 'Beast from the East' has begun to cause chaos, with schools and roads across Scotland affected on Tuesday.
Warnings for heavy snow across Scotland could be upgraded to the highest-ever level, with commuters urged to avoid travelling on Wednesday and Thursday in affected areas.
The Scottish Government is urging people to slow down when driving through town centres after new figures have shown this is where the large majority of accidents occur.
A north politician has welcomed support from the Scottish Government’s transport minister for his proposals to introduce a form of graduated licence for young or new drivers.
Scotland’s transport minister is undecided on whether to support calls for an independent public inquiry into North Sea helicopter safety.
A trade union official has said North Sea oil companies would face a “battle with their workforce” if they want to start using Super Puma helicopters again.