Justice & Safety
22nd February 2016 by John Wallace
The Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs Paul Wheelhouse is today marking European Day for Victims of Crime by launching the Victims’ Code for Scotland.
10th February 2016 by Ian MacFarlane
Scottish Government Justice Analytical Services have recently published the January edition of the Monthly Safer Communities and Justice Brief.
4th February 2016 by Gillian Russell
I attended my first Community Networking Breakfast in Possilpark run by NG Homes. These networking events take place monthly and are a fantastic opportunity for people who work and live in the community to come together to share information about the excellent work taking place locally to strengthen the community.
2nd February 2016 by Nicole Carter
This is the big question as we look at improving it in the light of advances and opportunities in technology. A vision exists, and a strong will from the many organisations involved, including the police, crown, courts and tribunal service, legal aid board and prison service.
21st December 2015 by Ian MacFarlane
The brief provides, in a single place, a concise but comprehensive overview of all the most important Justice and Safer Communities statistics in Scotland. It is published on a monthly basis and readers should feel confident that the data in it are up to date.
17th December 2015 by Neil Rennick
Human trafficking and exploitation are horrific crimes with devastating effects on victims, who can be too scared to come forward. The fact that someone is a victim may not always be obvious and, indeed, victims themselves may not even see that they are being abused.
26th November 2015 by Ian MacFarlane
Scottish Government Justice Analytical Services have recently published the November edition of the Monthly Safer Communities and Justice Brief.
4th November 2015 by Nicole Carter
We are in an increasingly digital world, where how we live and work is progressively influenced by digital technology. Our Justice systems are changing too and the development of technology is offering exciting opportunities to completely transform how we think; how we engage and how we deliver services to citizens and users.
27th October 2015 by admin
Scottish Government Justice Analytical Services have recently published the October edition of the Monthly Safer Communities and Justice Brief.
29th September 2015 by admin
Two new courts opened a week ago today in Scotland, heralding the biggest modernisation of Scotland’s courts in more than a century.