A drug dealer given home leave was discovered with heroin shortly after returning to Castle Huntly jail on the outskirts of Dundee.
Prisoners are set for a bumper festive feast with Christmas menus - but won't get to tuck into a traditional turkey dinner.
Harry Potter, football hooligans and Irvine Welsh novels are among the top books requested by prisoners in Tayside.
Police Scotland have traced a prisoner who absconded from Castle Huntly open prison. Officers said that Sean Bonar had been traced and arrested in Glasgow after breaching the terms of his licence while on home leave on Monday. The public were thanked for their help and information provided to police.
Police have warned the public not to contact a man who has gone missing from HMP Castle Huntly.
Castle Huntly prisoners have been feigning injury and sickness to help train the next generation of nurses.
A transgender knife attacker who was living as a woman in a male prison has died behind bars, prison authorities have confirmed.
Tayside prisoners have been tormented by rats, wasps and ants in the last two years.
A fatal accident inquiry has determined the cause of death of a Castle Huntly prisoner, who died less than two months before his earliest release date.
Locals are being asked to open their doors to three amazing canines as they start their lives assisting people living with a debilitating condition.
Dundee man jailed after assaulting barmaid has ‘done wrong’ but now wants to help others’ mental health
A Dundee man who has spent most of his life battling mental health issues has spoken out in a bid to get help for other sufferers.
A man who was jailed for murdering a young dad in a savage sword attack has been found dead in prison.
Police are hunting a convicted prisoner who has absconded while on home leave.
A sadistic murderer is on the run from jail after absconding from an open prison for the second time.
Residents have been warned not to approach a Castle Huntly inmate who went missing while on home leave.
A man who went missing from Castle Huntly has been traced. Police Scotland has confirmed that Anthony McGinley traced has been traced in the Paisley area and is in custody. A police statement said: “We would like to thank the public for their vigilance and assistance.”
Police Scotland is appealing for information regarding the whereabouts of prisoner Paul Stewart (44), who has failed to return to HMP Castle Huntly following a period of home leave.
Porridge is off the menu for Tayside prisoners this Christmas as they get set to tuck into a festive feast.
A convicted murderer has been found dead at a Tayside prison.
Tayside’s Prison Healthcare Service hosted a learning event to share ideas on how the healthcare experience can be improved for the patient population at Perth Prison and Castle Huntly.