Vigilante paedophile hunters snared the same online abuser twice in the space of five months, a court has heard.
A blackmailer who trawled the internet for victims has revealed he will be freed from jail less than 14 months into a five-year extended prison sentence.
A pervert who convinced a 10-year-old girl they were "boyfriend and girlfriend" before subjecting her to a depraved sex attack described as "a millimetre from rape" has been jailed.
A 73-year-old Perthshire church elder has avoided jail after admitting sexually assaulting two fellow pensioners — one of whom was almost 90.
A west Fife martial arts instructor who sexually assaulted four vulnerable teenagers over a 17-year period has been jailed.
An American child rapist jailed for an act of gross indecency in Tayside in 2010 is being held on $5,000 bail amid new accusations.
A Fife man found guilty of a series of sex offences against children dating back to 1990 has been jailed for nine years.
A child abuser whose hidden victim was found after police raided his home looking for child abuse images – and found online sex chats in which he admitted the attack – has dodged a jail term.
A disgusting pervert who had hours of indecent videos of young girls on his home computer has been told he is "very lucky" to avoid jail.
A Fife rapist who spiked a woman’s drink before telling her “prove it” when she confronted him over the sex attack has been told to expect a lengthy jail sentence.