Publications

Changes to Scotland’s Criminal Justice System Post-Devolution….

Published: 2011

Eski, Y., McGuinness, P. and Burman, M. (2011) Changes to Scotland’s Criminal Justice System Post-Devolution: Main legislative developments, major reviews of policy and procedure, and the introduction of ‘new’ bodies. SCCJR Research Report.

Summary

This Report collates and describes the key legislation and policies and major procedural reviews introduced since Devolution, which have led to changes in Scotland’s criminal justice system and/or the introduction of ‘new’ bodies. The focus is on adult criminal justice systems and processes, and does not include youth justice.