A man who claimed he feared he was to be executed in a state-sponsored assassination has escaped punishment after he admitted making death threats.
A man caught brandishing a cutlass after his brother ended up in a brawl outside a pub was spared jail on Friday.
A guest staying at a Dundee budget hotel asked if a picture of their pet could be hung in the room prior to their arrival.
An accident and emergency consultant said boxer Mike Towell did not meet the criteria for a CT scan when he came in with a headache weeks before he died, a fatal accident inquiry heard.
Scottish boxer Mike Towell’s last words to his trainer before he collapsed in the ring were “Get me up off the deck, boss”, a fatal accident inquiry heard.
A father of four is planning to row solo across the Atlantic in a bid to raise £1 million for charity.
A video game artist caught with a stash of videos of children as young as three being raped has been spared jail.
A sleep-deprived man who sprayed a police constable in the face with CS gas before trying to grab for a meat cleaver as the half-blinded officer tried to arrest him has been jailed for more than three years.
Former Dundee and Raith Rovers striker Christian Nade broke down in court as he was cleared of foul play over the break-up of his relationship.
A thug who sprayed a police officer in the face with CS gas before trying to grab for a meat cleaver as he was being arrested was behind bars on Wednesday.