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Crime and Justice Research

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This section provides further information on the Scottish Government's research into crime and justice (including civil justice and drugs).

Research on this topic is carried out by researchers based in two teams in the Justice Analytical Services Division. Current themes of research include: informing the Making Justice Work and Reducing Reoffending change programmes; police and fire reform; supporting the Advisory Group on Tackling Sectarianism in Scotland; and enhancing the evidence-base on drug misuse and treatment

Below is a link to the Analytical Plan for 2016-17:

 Justice Analytical Services Division Analytical Programme 2016-17

Links

 

Publications

Research publications on crime and justice.

 

 

Links

Useful websites.

 

 

Contacts

How to get in touch.

 Evaluation guidance

 Community Justice Analytical Publications

- Evaluation guidance

 

Community Justice Resources:

Research and Analysis

Community Justice Resources:

Research and Analysis

 

JAS Analytical Programme 2016-2017

JAS Analytical Programme 2016-2017