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Law, Order and Public Safety
Views sought on merging Scottish Tribunals Service with Scottish Court Service.
Plans to give communities more say on licensed venues in their area.
Range of improvements set out.
Crime in Scotland continues to fall as clear up rate reaches all-time high.
Community groups share in £3 million.
Commitment for 1,000 extra officers in communities exceeded.
An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland
A National statistics publication for Scotland.
Floating sheriff for Tayside, Dundee and Central
Justice Secretary visits Rotary Trail.
Tribunal reform [Law, Order and Public Safety]
Legislation to create a new structure for tribunals in Scotland.
Court staff to be given new powers to crack down on fine dodgers.
Prison visiting committees replaced.
An Official Statistics Publication for Scotland.
Community Safety Minister welcomes tough approach by police.
New sheriff appointed.
Approval given for Scottish Court Service proposals.
Plans to tackle the supply and use of “legal highs”.
Mentoring schemes to be established throughout Scotland
Propasals outline tighter licensing regime.