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Tag: crime

Shettleston residents unite to tackle anti-social behaviour

SNP MSP for Glasgow Shettleston, John Mason, has hosted a public meeting at St Marks Church in Shettleston after complaints about the anti-social behaviour...

Crime falls to 35 year low as increase in police numbers...

SNP MSP John Finnie has welcomed new figures that show crime reducing and the Scottish Government and local authorities have maintained 1000 more police on...

How organised crime is harming Scottish businesses

By G.A.Ponsonby The series of steps to tackle organised crime announced recently by the Scottish Government includes changes to the Proceeds of Crime Act...

Success of knife crime campaign leads to extra funding

A successful knife crime education campaign that has seen knife carrying reduced by 35 per cent during a pilot scheme in Inverclyde is to...

Crooks cash to help fund youth culture projects

More youngsters across Scotland are to be given the opportunity to get creative thanks to cash confiscated from crooks under the latest initiative from...

Crime figures welcomed but need to tackle alcohol is highlighted

GENERAL...Parliament’s Justice Committee member Stewart Maxwell has today welcomed figures that show Scots are feeling safer in 2010 than in previous years.  However Mr...

New Study Casts Doubt on Labour’s Knife Policy

Newly published research into gangs and knife carrying has suggested that Labour’s proposed automatic jail sentence for anyone caught carrying a knife will have...