Mugshots of Scots criminals from the 1880s are set to go on display for the first time – including a thief who was imprisoned for stealing a book of Burns’ poetry.
A Perthshire knife attacker has died behind bars, prison authorities have confirmed.
A Dundee murderer faces extra time in jail after he brutally slashed a fellow inmate and wounded a woman prison officer.
UPDATE: Grant McNamara was traced and arrested on January 16.
A killer who went on the run from HMP Castle Huntly has been traced by police.
A "violent" Dundee prisoner is currently on the loose after escaping contact while on home leave.
Dundee police are appealing for help in locating a convicted prisoner who has had his parole license provoked.
Criminals who have served their sentences should no longer be called "offenders", according to Scottish Government proposals to help them reintegrate into society and cut repeat offending.
A knife-wielding robber serving a 12-year prison sentence has received a further 16-month jail term after being caught with a mobile up his rectum.