A pharmacy dispenser who moaned and grinded against workbenches, and simulated oral sex with an ice lolly in the chemist where he worked, was given a chance to take part in a group work programme for sex offenders – or be jailed.
High street sales have fallen by the biggest margin on record this summer, leaving business owners in Tayside and Fife questioning how to survive an uncertain future.
A teenage gatecrasher whose gang left a £20,000 trail of destruction at a schoolgirl’s house has been ordered to carry out 200 hours of unpaid work.
A Lochgelly man was caught almost three times over the drink-drive limit as he drove guests home from a wedding.
A man defied a court order to storm round to his neighbours’ home to complain about the loud music – only for them to point out it was coming from his own flat.
A community council member has been found guilty of shoving his wife down a flight of stairs after she goaded him over the affair she suspected he was having.
A beggar who tried to murder a heavily-pregnant woman in a horrific attack which resulted in her losing the twins she was carrying was warned he could face a life sentence.
Visitors to a Scottish national park are being given toilet lessons.
A teenage rapist who posed as a taxi driver to snare a drunk young woman who was subjected to sex attacks was yesterday jailed for 10 years.
A church treasurer who spent years embezzling more than £34,000 from parish funds has been allowed to walk free from court.