An independent report has urged ministers to raise the age of criminal responsibility in Scotland to 16 and set up a new youth justice system for offenders up to the age of 21.
Polmont Young Offenders’ Institution
A teen dad who threatened a 13-year-old boy with a knife is to appeal his custody term.
Chay Ewing, 19, a detainee at Polmont Young Offenders’ Institution, was sent to detention for 10 months by Sheriff Alastair Carmichael.
A young woman has claimed she was repeatedly raped by a Dundee teenager — despite telling him she didn’t want to have sex.