Pervert pleads guilty to possession of indecent images of children
A pervert has admitted possessing and making thousands of images showing the sexual abuse of young children.
David Earl Thompson, 44-years-old of Dysart appeared at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court, where he admitted downloading over 22,000 indecent images of children.
The court heard that Thompson had searched for the images online and had built up his vast perverted collection between 2011 and 2014.
The images covered all categories of indecency, including the rape and torture of children.
The judge sentenced Thompson to a community payback order, and told him that he must register as a sex offender immediately