Lawmakers in the USA have passed a bill which could force paedophiles whose victims to undergo chemical castration.
Almost half of sex offenders being monitored by the authorities in Tayside have been convicted of crimes on the internet – and the numbers are rising.
A total of 724 sex offenders are living across Tayside and Fife, according to official police records.
Cops are tracking a notorious Tayside paedophile's online movements 24 hours a day.
Scotland's Conservative shadow justice secretary believes there is “a problem at the heart of Scottish justice” over the sentences handed out to people convicted of child pornography crimes.
At least three sex offenders per year have enrolled on courses at Dundee and Angus College since 2015, it has been revealed.
Dozens of sex offenders in Tayside and Fife previously subject to “indefinite notification” have been wiped from the register.
Councillors in Fife claim they are being kept in the dark about sex offenders in their communities.
The number of registered sex offenders in Tayside has fallen, the Tele can reveal.
Two sex offenders who absconded from an open prison have been arrested, police said.
An increase in convictions for internet offences is behind a rise in the number of sex offenders in Tayside, according to a new report.
The number of registered sex offenders living in Tayside communities has risen by 20 over the past year – and now includes three women, according to figures.
AN 82-YEAR-OLD Dundee man who molested a young child has been jailed for two years.
A handful of sex offenders are living in Tayside under new identities — and many of them at different addresses, the Tele can reveal.