Vulnerable teenager able to kill himself in prison after Crown Office defied warning


A vulnerable teenage boy killed himself at Polmont Young Offenders’ Institution within 48 hours of being remanded despite having been flagged up as a suicide risk, The Scotsman can reveal. A 16-year-old boy killed himself at Polmont Young Offenders’ Institution in Falkirk within 48 hours of being remanded there, despite having been flagged up as a suicide risk, the Scotsman can reveal. Read more at: https://inews.co.uk/news/scotland/teenager-flagged-as-suicide-risk-takes-his-life-after-48-hours-in-prison/