Two bungling would-be thieves who tried to raid a pawnbrokers while staff were inside have been jailed.
A man drove a car without a valid licence and while using a mobile phone at the wheel.
A doctor was busy “phoning his wife” when he declined to help calm down a patient at the Carseview Centre, a court heard.
A doctor who allowed a man to leave Carseview days before he took his own life said it would have been “heavy-handed” to use her powers to keep him there.
Jevin Wilkie, 23, of Dalrymple Terrace, was placed under one year’s supervision at Dundee Sheriff Court.
A mental health nurse said herself and colleagues couldn’t have prevented the suicide of a Dundee man who was assessed at Carseview days before his death.
A man who knifed his best friend to death in an attack at a block of flats in Dundee has had his sentence reduced by more than a third.
A 41-year-old woman sent a child threatening messages on Facebook.
Marilyn Petrie, 54, of Low Street, Muirton, Perth, had sentence deferred at Dundee Sheriff Court.
A man has denied murdering two people at a flat in Dundee — and claims he was acting in self defence when they died.