Date lodged: 19 February 2018
To ask the Scottish Government how many people over 60 have been sent to prison in each of the last three years.
Answered by: Michael Matheson 28 February 2018
I have asked Colin McConnell, Chief Executive of the Scottish Prison Service, to respond. His response is as follows:
The following table shows all of the admissions for those aged over 60 since
1 January 2015.