Police Scotland statistics has revealed that crime in Scotland has reached a 41-year-low with crimes being at their lowest level since 1974.
A new study has revealed that crime rates in Glasgow are falling faster than rates seen in the rest of the country.
According to the recent statistics lowering the drink driving limit in Scotland has had a minimal effect on the number of criminal offences.
The Law Society of Scotland is calling for the age of criminality in Scotland to be upped from eight to 12 to coincide with UN regulations.
An anti-crime campaigner from one of Scotland’s largest anti-knife groups has stated that the law and punishment for offenders in Scotland lags behind England and the rest of the UK.
Police Scotland’s stop-and-search policy has been criticised in a report by the United Nations Human Rights Committee.
Police Scotland have launched a new way of tackling serious crime gangs in Scotland after new figures showed that the 230 gangs in Scotland are diversifying.
The family of a man from Sierra Leone have demanded an inquiry into his death in police custody. The man died from suspected asphyxiation on the street of Kirkcaldy. At the time, he was getting detained by nine officers.