A Dundee woman who formed an "intellectually" fraudulent scheme to get £15,000 from her employers has narrowly avoided jail.
Sheriff John Rafferty
Police were led on a high-speed chase by a reckless driver who had a child in the back of his car.
A racist with a Nazi swastika tattoo sang sectarian songs before abusing a Muslim prisoner at Dundee's police headquarters.
The trial against a former Dundee SNP councillor accused of sending racist text messages has been pushed into the new year.
A Forfar man introduced a wrench to a long-running neighbour dispute after a summer argument spilled out into the street.
A Fife businessman has been ordered to appear in court to face accusations that he wrongly fitted a stove at a house in Angus and put the occupants at risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.
A drug addict driver found slumped over the front seats of his damaged car in Carnoustie drove off and had to be boxed in by police after they tracked him to Arbroath in a 5am hunt.
A road rage woman who punched a motorist across the face has been told her only hope of avoiding prison is to prove she is an expert knitter.
A Dundee woman has been given six months to knit her way out of a prison sentence.