Police call-handling performance has continued to improve over the past year, a new report by Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary in Scotland (HMICS) has found.
Body Found In Search For Missing Woman
A body has been found in water during the search for a woman missing for almost two weeks.
Pamela McDonald, 26, had not been seen since February 13th in Airdrie, North Lanarkshire.
Her disappearance was described as out of character and concerns were raised for her safety as she used daily medication.
Remains were discovered in water close to Calderbank Road in Airdrie at around 1pm yesterday - and officers have confirmed it is that of the 26-year-old.
Her family have been informed and a post mortem examination is to be held.
Officers are treating the death as unexplained.
Masked armed robbers have made off with a five-figure sum of cash after swooping on a security van in a night-time raid.
Drop-off charges are to be introduced at one of Scotland's busiest airports as part of plans for a new multi-million pound facility.
Officials are ''optimistic'' that the £1.35 billion Queensferry Crossing will never have to close as a result of wind-shielding being fitted during the project.
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