There are fears crime victims are being “forgotten” by the Scottish Government.

The Victims Taskforce which offers support and advice hasn’t met since March.

Scottish Conservative Shadow Justice Secretary Jamie Greene MSP, said: “The failure to reconvene this taskforce shows that victims are clearly an afterthought for the SNP.

“Keith Brown has been in post as Justice Secretary for almost five months.”

Sign up to receive our weekly newsletter and join the fightback against Scottish Nationalism.