Rising costs, staffing problems and savings targets are piling pressure on services.
Man arrested in sex attack inquiry
A man has been arrested after a teenager was allegedly raped on a cycle path.
The attack on the 18-year-old happened on the track between Johnstone and Linwood in Renfrewshire last Thursday.
Police Scotland said a 29-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the reported assault.
He is expected to appear at Paisley Sheriff Court tomorrow.
We're being encouraged to share a cup of tea with a refugee.
A man has been charged with the murder of a man in Ayrshire.
Police are searching for a prisoner who's absconded.
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