Police Scotland carried out 3,619 breath tests during a week-long campaign to tackle drink and drug driving across the country. From these tests, 121 drivers were detected for drink or drug driving offences.
The new Child Maintenance Service (CMS) must be prepared and resourced to automatically take-over the more difficult or complicated child support non-payment cases from the CSA, and must be ‘toothier’ in enforcing payment.
UK house prices rose by an average of 4.1% on an annual basis, taking the average property value to £215,847, according to March’s edition of the UK House Price Index (UK HPI). On a monthly basis, house prices have fallen by 0.6% across the UK since February 2017.
The Scottish Government has recently announced plans to introduce drug-driving limits and roadside testing in Scotland.
A recent report by the Scottish Parliament's Education and Skills Committee has concluded that improvements are needed to ensure that children remain at the heart of the system designed to protect them.
A new piece of research has given an interesting insight into the most common reasons why marriages or cohabiting relationships breakdown.