A former Dundee policeman employed by Conservative justice spokesman Liam Kerr has been found guilty of sexual assault.
Greg Jamieson, 33, groped a female colleague while on a boozy night out with fellow officers in Broughty Ferry last year.
He resigned from the police after the incident was reported to his bosses.
The married father then got a job as a case worker for North East Scotland
Conservative MSP and justice spokesman Liam Kerr.
He was suspended by the party when they became aware of the charges.
Jamieson was ordered to complete 100 hours of unpaid work and has been placed on the sex offenders register for five years. after being found guilty of sexual assault after a trial at Dundee Sheriff Court.