More incidents of self-harm have been reported at a Tayside prison already in 2019 than in the whole of last year, according to data obtained by the Scottish Liberal Democrats.
A thug has been remanded for pinning his partner to a bed and choking her.
A sextortion blackmailer tried to set up a paedophile network behind bars by promising to help a notorious sex offender carry out his sick child rape and murder fantasy.
A chef who used his culinary skills to make cannabis-infused sweets has been locked up.
A 28-year-old man has been jailed after raiding a flat while on bail.
A creep who entered his ex-partner’s home uninvited before sitting on her bed while she slept has been ordered to carry out unpaid work.
Drew Duncan, 46, will stand trial accused of trying to stab three people.
Progress has been made at Perth Prison after serious concerns were raised over its provision of healthcare, according to inspectors.
A brutal thug who threatened his partner with a murder-suicide bid - then wiped his own blood on her so police would think he was acting in self defence - was today behind bars.
A serial sex offender who had groups of young boys round to his house before twice showing youths vile pictures of himself was today behind bars.
A man has been found guilty of brutally assaulting his ex-partner, subjecting her to terrifying attacks including threatening her with a knife.
John Mitchell, 39, a prisoner at Perth, was jailed for 12 months at Dundee Sheriff Court after he admitted attempting to break into a house.
An inmate has admitted possessing shotgun cartridges at an address in Brechin.
A criminal released early from jail on a tag got involved in drug supply ring after being told it would take two-and-a-half months before he would be given benefits by Universal Credit bosses.
A drug dealer caught with nearly £3,000 of heroin at his Dundee home has been jailed.
A serial abuser threatened to kill himself and his partner before pushing a fork into her face, saying he was going to gouge her eye out.
A serial stalker who bombarded the social worker tasked with monitoring his behaviour with filthy phone calls and texts after he walked free from court on multiple harassment charges was today jailed for three years.
A transgender knife attacker who was living as a woman in a male prison has died behind bars, prison authorities have confirmed.
A man has been found guilty of brutally assaulting three of his former partners.
A pervert released from prison early who went on to groom another teenage girl has been jailed for three and a half years.