Police and prosecutors have committed to a new agreement on tackling domestic abuse with a focus on victims and children.
Man Dead After Crash On Scots Road
A man has died and another was injured in a two-car accident.
The cars collided on the A75 in Dumfries and Galloway on Wednesday.
A 55-year-old man from Dalbeattie died in the smash two miles east of Castle Douglas.
The other driver, a man aged 46, was taken to Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary with leg injuries.
Police have appealed for witnesses to the crash involving a Vauxhall Corsa and a Vauxhall Movano van at around 3.30pm.
Detectives working on the case of a schoolgirl who vanished more than 60 years ago have not found any human remains after scouring a canal in the search for answers.
Detectives investigating the rape of a woman in Renfrewshire have appealed to three men to come forward.
Scottish faith leaders have condemned the terrorist attack in London as flags flew at half-mast across the country.
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