Scottish Parliament


MacAskill insists armed cops necessary

June 7, 2014

Only a small percentage of police officers are armed in Scotland but their presence is necessary to respond to the threat of mass shootings, a SNP minister has insisted.


Salmond pushes the case for Yes vote

May 27, 2014

Scotland will become independent "in more promising circumstances than virtually any nation in history" if the country votes Yes in September, according to the First Minister.