Fewer Fife motorists saw parking fines slapped on their windscreens last year than in previous periods, although they still netted just over £600,000 for the council.
Council chiefs are challenging an adjudicator’s decision which could open the floodgates for thousands of parking fines in Angus to be dismissed.
A Dundee motorist’s day appeared to go from bad to worse when he returned to his car to find it not only burned-out but with a parking ticket slapped on, too.
The number of parking tickets slapped on Fife vehicles has soared over the past five years, The Courier can reveal.
A workman yesterday admitted endangering parking wardens by jumping on to a recovery truck to rescue his van as it was being impounded due to unpaid parking fines.
Dundee University has taken almost £1.5 million in parking fees in the last three years.
Unwary motorists in Perth are being issued with £100 penalty notices – for walking out of a car park.
A political push to bring "cowboy" car park operators under control has been launched in Perth.
Council parking attendants have been accused of mounting a “well-planned operation” to snare unwary motorists attending a concert in Perth.