Attacks on prison staff rose 15% in a year, while self-harm incidents in jails reached a new record level, official figures show.
Assaults in Aberdeen have experienced an “unprecedented” drop, according to a new police report.
The number of recorded assaults on local authority workers across the North-east has almost tripled in two years.
Crime in Aberdeen city centre has reached a record low.
Police will become "challenged" in future over the rate of serious and common assaults in the region, a senior officer has claimed.
ASSAULTS in Aberdeen city centre have dropped by almost a third over three years.
ABERDEEN'S City Wardens have been subject to nearly 100 reported attacks over the last three years, the Evening Express can reveal today.