A man who raped a child and had a “depraved interest in young girls” was jailed for eight years yesterday.
Two police officers faced an anxious wait to find out if they had been infected after being stabbed with a syringe by a crack addict with Hepatitis C.
A rapist from Broughty Ferry was jailed for four and a half years yesterday.
KIRSTENE HAIR: It’s time for everyone — Boris Johnson included — to restore respect to our political debate
A Conservative MP who says she feels like the most “abused politician in the country” has called on her own prime minister to moderate his language and tone of debate. Writing exclusively for The Courier, Westminster Angus representative Kirstene Hair criticises the abuse MPs on all sides are receiving.
Train missed Perthshire widow of Deputy Lord Lieutenant by 16 seconds after she smashed through barrier
An 82-year-old woman missed hitting a high-speed train by 16 seconds after ignoring a red light and smashing through a level crossing barrier.
A prolific thief who stole more than £80,000 of books from three university libraries, which he sold on to online book stores, has been jailed for 25 months.
“The first time you go in it’s mad. You think they’re all going to start stabbing each other but it’s not like that at all.”
A woman who turned up at a friend’s home late at night dressed in her pyjamas claimed she had just been raped, a jury heard yesterday.
John Bullough, chairman of Perth City Development Board, writes for The Courier on why he believes the Stone of Destiny belongs in the Fair City.
A pair of men who carried out a violent attack on a doorman at a Fife nightclub have been given jail sentences.