Crowds of people are descending on Dundee city centre for the annual Christmas lights switch-on.
A one-vehicle crash has closed a rural Perthshire road.
An Angus domestic abuser who spat on his girlfriend in an attack overheard by a 999 call operator has been fined £900.
Police have arrested a man in connection with the death of a 97-year-old woman in Fife.
A Rattray man put his stepfather in a headlock in a dispute over a dog.
An English bigot has been convicted of hurling racist abuse at a police officer in Perth by calling him “Scottish” and “ginger”.
Perth Christmas lights switch-on: Full timetable of events as city gets ready for biggest event of the year
Preparations are under way for one of the biggest days on the Perth calendar, the Christmas lights switch-on.
Thousands braved the cold on Thursday night to cheer the switch-on of Broughty Ferry’s Christmas lights.
Appeal judges have rejected the bids by Kinnordy killers Tasmin Glass and Callum Davidson to have their sentences cut.
Police are investigating the "unexplained" death of an Angus killer in prison.