A former newsreader turned singer-songwriter has launched a crowdfunding campaign to bring music to people on the margins of society.
A cat was rescued by the RSPCA after getting stuck on a 25-foot fence inside a prison in Cumbria.
Prisoners are set for a bumper festive feast with Christmas menus - but won't get to tuck into a traditional turkey dinner.
A Labour government would recruit 2,000 more frontline police officers than the Conservatives, the party’s manifesto says.
Harry Potter, football hooligans and Irvine Welsh novels are among the top books requested by prisoners in Tayside.
A teenager has broken into a German prison in an attempt to win back his ex-girlfriend.
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.
Proposals to give prisoners serving short-term sentences the right to vote in local and Scottish elections are set to be backed by the city council.
A Dundee University expert has said improving oral health habits can help rehabilitate prisoners.
Dundee’s chief social worker has said more support must be given to children with a parent in prison.
The man who threw acid over television presenter Katie Piper has been released from prison.
More than a quarter of all Dundonians convicted of crimes go on to reoffend within a year, new figures have revealed.
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.
Two men jailed for their part in a five-figure drug operation have scrapped plans to appeal against their prison sentences.
Dundee woman, 25, who breached the peace in Tesco experiences ‘worst four weeks of her life’ in jail
A woman who admitted breaching a community payback order was given a last chance to comply with social workers.
Steven Brisbane, of Lansdowne Court, was jailed for 45 days by Sheriff Lorna Drummond.
Residents who are set to have a new custody unit located just yards from theirhomes won’t receive compensation — because prison chiefs “expect” they’ll get on board with the project, the Tele can reveal.
A drug dealer who thought he was providing a “social service” to friends and family has been jailed.
New video footage shows the well-preserved interior of a nightclub in Scotland which burned down 20 years ago.
Two bungling would-be thieves who tried to raid a pawnbrokers while staff were inside have been jailed.