More than 22,000 dog-lovers have added their names to petitions calling for a controversial US trainer to be banned from hosting a seminar in Perthshire.
A suspected drunken motorist failed to take a breathalyser test because he claimed his ribs were sore from a crash four days earlier.
An Auchterarder man ripped off his clothing before charging at a couple as they walked to the shops.
The head of Scotland’s animal welfare charity has urged dog owners to boycott a Perthshire seminar by a controversial American dog trainer.
A Perth man has been ordered to carry out unpaid work after someone witnessed him slapping a toddler so hard his head “wobbled”.