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A man who drove a stolen car at police officers in Aberdeen after a series of break-ins has been jailed.Martin Youngson drove through streets in the Aberdeen area before the incident at Glenhome Gardens in February last year.The officers were forced to take evasive action...

Police praise new mobile equipment rolled out to north-east officers Police have praised new technology rolled out across the force for helping officers provide a more “efficient” service to north-east communities. The new mobile devices have been handed out to police across the north-east so they...

A memorial service for an American Secret Service special agent who tragically died whilst on duty in Scotland has been held on the one-year anniversary of his death.Nole Edward Remagen suffered a fatal stroke on July 15 last year whilst on protection detail during President...

A memorial service for an American Secret Service special agent who tragically died whilst on duty in Scotland has been held on the one-year anniversary of his death.Nole Edward Remagen suffered a fatal stroke on July 15 last year whilst on protection detail during President...

A memorial service for an American Secret Service special agent who tragically died whilst on duty in Scotland has been held on the one-year anniversary of his death.Nole Edward Remagen suffered a fatal stroke on July 15 last year whilst on protection detail during President...

Climate change protest at Holyrood cost £500k to police Taxpayers have been left with a near £500,000 policing bill from a week-long climate protest at Holyrood last month. Members of Extinction Rebellion set up camp outside the Scottish Parliament as MSPs debated new legislation on setting...

Scottish Government and council commit to drug death summit THE Scottish Government has committed to holding an Emergency Drug Deaths Summit in Glasgow after calls by the Evening Times for urgent action to halt the shocking rise in drug related deaths. This week it was revealed...

Lethal cocktail blamed as Scotland named drug-death capital of West A deadly cocktail of opioids and “street valium” is driving drug deaths in Scotland, which now has the highest mortality rate in the developed world. At nearly 22 deaths per 100,000 people, Scotland’s death toll has...

Scotland’s most dangerous roads revealed amid mounting fatalities The worst roads for vehicle accident fatalities in Scotland have been revealed from new police data. Last year 147 fatal collisions took place on Scottish roads, amounting to 165 fatalities. The vehicle accidents occurred on 78 roads across...