Perth’s police chief has urged parents to keep an eye on their children following a spate of anti-social behaviour in the city.
Chief inspector Ian Scott
Perth will have a heavy police presence including officers visiting pubs and increased city centre patrols during Christmas.
A councillor has called for more visible policing in the Carse of Gowrie if a rural police station closes.
Perth’s police chief has warned cheap and easy access to potentially dangerous technologies could be putting lives at risk.
Police Scotland has been told to change the way it protects small communities to prevent them from being harassed by low level criminality.
Villages and towns across Perth and Kinross have been hit by a school holiday crime wave.
Residents in Perth and Kinross have been warned to be on their guard against a scam sweeping the area.
Perth’s police chief is warning cyclists who flout the law by riding on footpaths that they will face the strong arm of the law.
Perth’s police chief has stated that so-called 'legal highs' are still a prevalent problem in the area and has warned users to be aware of “backroom chemists.”
Alcohol fuelled youth disturbances have plagued Kinross and Perth this summer with Police Scotland concerned the incidents are spiralling out of control.