Late on Friday Police Scotland snuck out the report of a study by academics into the stop and search pilot in Fife. You may recall this pilot was heralded by police chiefs as the new - acceptable - model of using stop and search on children.
Our NHS has come under real strain in recent years. The Scottish Government have not met their hospital accident and emergency waiting time targets in almost 6 years. Treatment targets for cancer and mental health have been missed repeatedly. Staff vacancies across the NHS are increasing in many areas.Read more