MSPs welcome Police Scotland's U-turn on plans to use live facial recognition software.
The incident happened on a ScotRail service during the Christmas period last year.
The victim was knocked to the ground in the assault and had to be taken to hospital.
The 12-year-old was accosted while walking along Station Road West in Aberdeen on Tuesday afternoon.
The robbery took place in East Ayrshire at around 8.15pm on Wednesday.
The 13-year-old victim suffered serious facial injuries that required hospital treatment.
James Paton, 72, has not been seen since around 1.30pm on Monday, December 23.
Police are reviewing CCTV and appealing for information after drive-by shooting in Stepps.
The 77-year-old man has been left shaken by the 'cowardly crime', which police branded 'despicable'.
The fire broke out just after 7pm on Friday at Riverford Gardens in Glasgow.
A Ford Ranger and a Nissan X-Trail were destroyed in the incident in Cambuslang.
The flasher targeted the 17-year-old at 12.20am on Friday opposite Stobsmuir Ponds in Dundee.
The three raiders targeted the Currys PC World in Dumfries on Tuesday morning.