Research and Engagement
New report on public perceptions of sentencing in death by driving offences has been publishedResearch papers
The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, has died aged 99, Buckingham Palace announced today.
Flags have been lowered at Scottish Courts and Tribunals buildings and the Lord President, Lord Carloway, has today sent condolences to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth on behalf of the judiciary in Scotland.
Guidance will follow on any alterations to court and tribunal business during this period.
The Council is today publishing two new research reports reviewing the information available on the sentencing of rape and offences involving sexual assault in Scotland, as well as looking at other jurisdictions
Watch our video about the court case of Jack, who assaulted a nightclub steward, and then decide what sentence you would give - if you were the judge. Our series also includes videos for: victims of crime; offenders & their families; and easy listen & watch. All our videos are now also available to view on our YouTube channel.
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