A teenager is being treated in hospital after he was stabbed in an incident being treated as attempted murder.
Police Launch Child Abuse Unit
Police Scotland has launched its National Child Abuse Investigation Unit.
The centre in Livingston was unveiled by Chief Constable Sir Stephen House and Cabinet Secretary for Education, Angela Constance; as part of the force's commitment to keeping children safe.
It's been set up to support local divisions in the investigation of child sexual abuse, child sexual exploitation, both current and historic and online investigations.
Campaigners and charities are welcoming the move, saying all adults should be equipped to spot the warning signs.
A City Deal worth around £1 billion which will see thousands of jobs created in and around Edinburgh has been signed in the capital today.
The son of a woman who was killed in a rally car accident has told an inquiry they were moving to a safer spot when the crash happened.
Fresh failings have been raised at a criticised police control room over the handling of reports of concern for a vulnerable man who was later found dead.
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