More than 400,000 people have been placed on a police "vulnerable persons" database, an investigation has found.
A 78-year-old man was left needing hospital treatment after a disturbance outside a house in a Highland village.
The death of a man following a disturbance in Dundee is being treated as suspicious.
An elderly man has been taken to hospital following a two-vehicle crash on a north-east road this morning.
A man has been charged following a three-vehicle crash on a major road.
A young man murdered in a "senseless" attack at a party has been named by police.
The death of a man who gave the impression of having been heavily intoxicated is being treated as unexplained.
Five men have been arrested as Celtic faced Rangers in the first Old Firm match of the season.
A teenager has been arrested after an elderly woman was sexually assaulted in her home.
Police have released a picture of a man they want to speak to after a woman was assaulted in a shop.
A woman has died after being pulled from the sea off Ullapool.
A man has been charged following an alleged sexual assault in Aberdeen city centre.
Police are appealing for information after a woman was pushed to the ground while out walking her dog.
Motorists faced major delays this morning following a two-vehicle crash on a busy Moray road.
Three teenagers have been charged in connection with an alleged assault on another young person.
Two men have been arrested after police seized almost £500,000 worth of drugs.
A woman is in a serious condition in hospital after being knocked down on a dual carriageway.
A joint investigation has been launched after two cars and a van were destroyed in a spate of "wilful fire-raising" at the same property in Aberdeen.
Police have confirmed they are investigating a thrill-seeker who climbed to the top of Buchan Alpha oil rig in Shetland while dressed as Spiderman.
The owner of a popular Aberdeen chipper has revealed how a brazen thief took off with their van in the middle of a delivery - along with two large fish suppers.
Motorists are facing serious delays this morning after a two-car crash at a busy Aberdeen junction.
One person has died and three more injured after a horror crash on a country road in Moray.
A young woman has died and three people are being treated in hospital after a one-car crash in Moray.
Police in the Highlands have seized almost £150,000 worth of drugs as part of a week long operation.
Motorists are facing delays this morning after a car collided with a van at a busy Aberdeen junction.
A man has been charged over the alleged rape of a woman in Clackmannanshire.
Cocaine with an estimated street value of £100,000 has been seized by police in Perth.
A male cyclist has been taken to hospital following a crash on the A96 earlier this morning.
Armed police officers will still be seen across Scotland as the response is "gradually" reduced following the London Underground train bombing.
Waverley Station in Edinburgh was evacuated after a fire alarm was activated, causing disruption to rail services.
Police are investigating an unexplained death at an Aberdeen property.
An Aberdeenshire road has been closed following a three vehicle crash this morning.