A convicted sex offender who fantasised about raping and murdering children dodged jail despite sending an email to a Perthshire MP highlighting his perversions.
A soldier sent messages to an underage boy on a gay and bi-sexual chat site before meeting for sex.
Two pensioners who took shoplifting “day trips” claimed they were forced to steal as they didn’t have enough money to live off.
Many businesses and residents in rural areas are still suffering from poor broadband connections, a new report has revealed.
The majority of local authorities in Courier Country claim they have not yet overspent on their winter roads budget despite the continuation of the tough weather conditions currently sweeping the nation.
Motorists using the M90 Perth to Inverkeithing motorway look set for more misery and disruption with roadworks costing £1.4m set to begin on Tuesday.