A spate of graffiti in Auchterarder has been condemned, with the latest incident at the town's school branded "reprehensible".
A man is due in court over the murder of a grandmother who was bludgeoned to death as she house-sat for friends.
A care worker jailed for life for the “brutal and ferocious” murder of 13-year-old Lucy McHugh had previously been detained for holding a group of youngsters and staff hostage at a children’s home, a court has heard.
Knife crime in England and Wales hit a record high in 2018/19, up 8% on the previous year, official figures show.
Police Scotland and NHS Fife have urged people not to try to access disused parts of a community hospital in Cupar.
Security camera footage that could shed light on the mystery disappearance of a beloved pet dog was stolen during a raid on a Perthshire filling station.
A Perthshire farmer has called on the Scottish SPCA to renew their investigation into the death of his Jack Russell which died in suspicious circumstances a year ago.
Police are probing a break-in at a popular tourist attraction in Highland Perthshire which happened in the early hours of Friday morning.
Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of a man have issued a plea for dash-cam footage which “could be key” in helping them catch his killer.
A man shot at a house owned by comedian Russell Kane has been named locally as Paul Allen, a cage fighter convicted for his part in planning Britain’s biggest cash robbery.