Justice

– Scottish Parliament written question – answered on 8th March 2011.

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Photo of Robert Brown Robert Brown Liberal Democrat

Question S3W-38887

To ask the Scottish Executive how many incidents of self-harm by prisoners there were in (a) 2009 and (b) 2010, broken down by institution.

The following is a corrected answer (originally published on 1 February 2011); see below.

Photo of Kenny MacAskill Kenny MacAskill Scottish National Party

I have asked John Ewing, Chief Executive of the Scottish Prison Service, to respond. His response is as follows:

The following table illustrates the total number of self-harm incidents recorded as such on the Prisoner Record System broken down by establishment.

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Establishment20092010
Aberdeen108
Addiewell2466
Barlinnie3937
Cornton Vale106105
Dumfries1015
Edinburgh113
Glenochil812
Greenock73
Inverness813
Kilmarnock3938
SPS Open Estate10
Perth2034
Peterhead1413
Polmont821
Shotts135

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