A RAPIST physio was jailed for nine years yesterday for a catalogue of horrific abuse which spanned more than 20 years.
Derek Adams, 60, from Dunfermline, was found guilty last month of 12 offences, including two rapes, an attempted rape and an indecent assault.
He was also found guilty of physically assaulting four women and two children, including a two-year-old girl, and of threatening or abusive behaviour towards one woman.
The offences occurred over a 30-year period between 1985 and 2016, in the Fife, West Lothian and Dunfermline areas and involving five victims.
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