Last night, a Dumfries and Galloway
Council insider said: "This girl was well known to social workers and the question is whether she should have been in care.
A complaint was made against the brutal bobby in 1998 but no charges were laid despite Dumfries and Galloway
Constabulary unearthing several other allegations against the officer.
The Lockerbie Action Group, set up to campaign for Belmonte's removal, were told of the move by Dumfries and Galloway
Council Chief Executive Phil Jones.
Threave, in Dumfries and Galloway
, had nearly three inches of rain - almost a month's worth - in the 24 hours to 3pm Saturday.
I'll be spending time in Skye and Dumfries and Galloway
," he said.
Allan Baldwick, the Dumfries and Galloway
convener has been in the States for talks with families of the victims and Government officials.
After his 2006 conviction, Kelly was sacked by Dumfries and Galloway
Chief Superintendent James Callander, 52, was playing for a five-a-side team at Dumfries and Galloway
But Dumfries and Galloway
Chief Constable, Bob Ovens, said yesterday: "The appeal period has now passed and disciplinary action has been initiated.
The properties are located across Dumfries and Galloway
and consist of many different types and sizes of properties.
Dumfries and Galloway
and Grampian forces declined to discuss in detail issues raised by a case review.
Dr Andrew Carnon, of Dumfries and Galloway
Health Board said yesterday: "His condition is improving.