Prison Service

– Scottish Parliament written question – answered on 24th March 2009.

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Photo of Margaret Curran Margaret Curran Labour

Question S3W-22013

To ask the Scottish Executive how many people have been imprisoned in 2009 and how many were imprisoned in (a) 2007 and (b) 2008.

Photo of Kenny MacAskill Kenny MacAskill Scottish National Party

I have asked Mike Ewart, Chief Executive of the Scottish Prison Service (SPS), to respond. His response is as follows:

The following table illustrates how many admissions there were to SPS establishments in each of the years requested. The data is as of 20 March 2009.

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YearAdmissions
200730,668
200830,086
20096,060

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