Ciaran Jenkins is the Scotland Correspondent for Channel 4 News.
He covers a wide range of stories, from home and social affairs to sport and technology. He has reported exclusively for Channel 4 News on international phone hacking scams and police racism.
Ciaran joined Channel 4 News in 2012 from the BBC, where he had specialised in politics and then education. During his time at the BBC he broke a series of exclusives on bogus academics and visa fraud, for which he won a number of awards.
He backed away from a military strike on Iran at the last minute over its attack on a US drone, but now President Trump has imposed new economic sanctions.
The Scottish government is to examine whether possible chemical contamination at a secondary school site has led to illness among staff and pupils.
The Labour Party in Scotland has committed itself to backing a second Brexit referendum.
Thousands of EU citizens who live in the UK say they were unable to vote in last week’s European elections, claiming when they arrived at polling stations they found their names had been crossed off the ballot.
The UK is not the only country in Europe with deeply divisive political problems.
Ruth Davidson says she will go back to Theresa May over PM’s promise to advance LGBT rights in Northern Ireland
Whole communities might need to be moved away from coasts and rivers to prepare for climate change, the Environment Agency has warned.
Delegates at the SNP’s Spring Conference in Edinburgh have been discussing plans for currency in an independent Scotland.
The Scottish National Party leader, Nicola Sturgeon, has set out, after a long delay, her preferred timescale for a second independence referendum.
The people of Scotland should be offered a choice between Brexit and independence before the next Scottish parliament elections in May 2021, according to the First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.
In November 2013, a Friday night out in Glasgow ended in the deaths of 10 people after a Police Scotland helicopter crashed through the roof of the Clutha pub, a popular music venue in the city.
There’s no denying it’s a crisis: the rate of drug-related deaths in Scotland is the highest in the European Union.
Police dealing with domestic abuse have traditionally focused on evidence of physical violence. But Scotland’s new Domestic Abuse Act, which comes into force on Monday, will transform the way cases are handled. It includes a new offence of coercive and controlling behaviour – abusive relationships where one partner dominates and controls the other. But how…
If the chaos and confusion about Brexit has given us anything, it is proof that people care very deeply about politics.
Today, New Zealand’s Prime Minister called for a global fight to “weed” out extremism.