Tackling Serious Organised Crime
21st September 2020 by Jim Hislop
At the most recent Serious Organised Crime Taskforce meeting which I chaired, we discussed how organised crime were exploiting the impact of Coronavirus. During lockdown when we asked people to stay at home to protect themselves and others, organised crime groups were taking advantage of the pandemic to make money. Because these groups do not…
15th August 2017 by SOCT Comms
A summary of some of the work being done by partners to keep Scotland’s communities safe. The work falls under four strands – Deter, Divert, Detect and Disrupt. Deter Profiting from animal lovers Puppy traffickers try to exploit the popularity of ‘designer dogs’ to make maximum profit with minimum effort, often to the suffering of…
7th April 2017 by SOCT Comms
Welcome to the first blog post for Scotland’s Serious Organised Crime Taskforce – a summary of some of the work being done by partners to keep Scotland’s communities safe.