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Mosquito Ultrasonic Youth Deterrent Devices Written Answer, 15/01/15 [S]
Written answer given in response to Alison McInnes (LibDem) question asking the Scottish Government what its position is on the use of Mosquito ultrasonic youth deterrent devices; whether it considers these devices discriminatory; what analysis it has made about how they might impact on the (a) health and (b) behaviour of young people, and what powers it has to (i) ban and (ii) regulate their use.

Antisocial Behaviour Written Answer, 07/01/15 [S]
Written answer given in response to Paul Martin (Lab) question asking the Scottish Government what steps it is is taking to tackle antisocial behaviour

Offensive Weapons Sentences Oral Question, 07/01/15 [S]
During Portfolio Question Time on 7 January 2015 Gill Paterson (SNP) asked the Scottish Government how the length of custodial sentences for handling an offensive weapon has changed during the last 10 years.

Young lives behind bars, 04/11/14 [E/NI/S/W]
This report from the BMA’s ethics department highlights that although the origins of offending behaviour are complex, many of the children and young people in detention represent a failure by the individuals and agencies whose job it is to care for and support them.

Guidance on use of MRC's in Children's Hearing System, 20/10/14 [S]
Guidance on the use of Movement Restriction Conditions (MRC's) in the Children's Hearing System.

Justice Committee takes evidence on Criminal Justice Bill, 08/10/13 [S]
During its meeting of 8 October 2013 the Scottish Parliament Justice Committee took Stage 1 evidence on the Criminal Justice Bill.

Healthcare standards for children and young people in secure settings, 10/06/13 [E/NI/S/W]
The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health has published healthcare standards for children and young people in secure settings.

Reforming Scots Criminal Law and Practice Consultation, 03/07/12 - 05/10/12 [S]
The Scottish Government is consulting on plans to overhaul Scotland's system for the investigation and prosecution of crime, including the removal of the requirement for corroboration and reform of arrest and detention. Consultation to 5 October 2012.

Justice Committee takes evidence on communication needs, 22/05/12 [S]
During its meeting of 22 May 2012 the Scottish Parliament Justice Committee took evidence on speech, language and communication needs of young people in the criminal justice system.

Report on HMP & YOI Cornton Vale - Follow-up Inspection, 25/04/12 [S]
The Scottish Government has published a follow up report on HMP and YOI Cornton Vale to look at areas of concern and good practice.