Hammers, video cameras, knives and a tennis racket are among the hundreds of contraband items to have been seized in Courier Country courtrooms.
Perth Sheriff Court
A motorist who was more five times the legal limit after drinking vodka, beer and whisky and then crashing his partner’s car into a telegraph pole, was jailed for five months.
A woman accused of murdering young charity worker Annalise Johnstone has had her bid for bail rejected.
Parents have deserted a Perth nursery after the husband of a committee member was exposed as a paedophile.
A woman has appeared in court, accused of murdering 22-year-old Annalise Johnstone at a notorious witch memorial in Perthshire.
A teenager who caused the death of his best friend in a car crash just weeks after passing his driving test has avoided jail.
An Australian mum has told how her young son was left traumatised after he was groomed online by a youth football coach from Perthshire.
An airline pilot put his career in jeopardy when he drove his car through roadworks at 89mph.
A convener of the Perth Show has appeared in court accused of a catalogue of sexual and violent offences against women over nearly 20 years.
A serial fraudster stunned restaurant staff when she left them a £250 tip.