Progress has been made at Perth Prison after serious concerns were raised over its provision of healthcare, according to inspectors.
Scottish Prison Service
Members of the public have been warned not to approach a prisoner who has absconded from an open jail.
A Dundee woman assaulted and stalked by her ex-partner has hit out after he was released from prison without her knowing, despite justice chiefs promising she would be told.
The number of deaths at Scottish jails are “nothing short of a massacre”, according to the parents of a student who took her own life while behind bars.
Serial killer and rapist Angus Sinclair, who was convicted of the notorious World’s End murders in Scotland, has died in prison aged 73.
A quarter of Scottish prisoners have suffered a traumatic brain injury at some point in their lives, new research has indicated.
Chocolate and orange gateau and vegetable kiev are among the food options for Tayside prisoners this Christmas.
Tayside prisoners have been tormented by rats, wasps and ants in the last two years.
Campaigners have conceded defeat in the battle against the controversial women’s custody unit being built at a disused city school.
A Dundee man who raped three teenage girls has died while in custody.
Campaigner say they won’t give up the fight against a controversial woman’s custody unit and plan to appeal the council’s decision to approve the scheme.
More than 1,300 people have signed a petition objecting to a proposed women’s custody unit in Dundee.
Jail bosses are poised to start their search for a contractor to build a controversial new custody unit in Dundee – but campaigners have vowed to continue their fight to block the scheme.
Plans for a new community custody unit in Dundee will be available for public scrutiny at a “drop-in” information event today.
Local police and prison staff have worked together in a bid to stop contraband into jail.
An investigation has been launched after a Dundee man was found dead in Perth Prison.
People in the Hilltown have vowed to keep fighting controversial plans for a women’s custody unit in their neighbourhood.
An investigation has been launched after a Dundee man was found dead in custody.
With news that Our Lady’s Primary in the Hilltown is the preferred location for a women’s custody suite, the Scottish Prison Service answers your questions.
‘This shouldn’t be here’: Locals make opposition to female custody unit plan for Dundee school clear
Prison bosses have failed to win over residents opposed to their plan to build a custody unit next to a new community campus.