December 2016

Sex offender fined

A CONVICTED sex offender left the country to go on holiday to the US without telling police.

John Dolan, 59, of St Ninian Terrace, was fined £550 at Dundee Sheriff Court for breaching requirements of the sex offenders register.

Dolan admitted failing to give police prior notice that he was going on holiday to Dallas, Texas, on May 2. He is required by the sex offenders register to inform police seven days in advance if he is leaving the country for more than three days.