3. The research
The research sought to find these things out using four methods. (i) An analysis of literature; (ii) Interviews with people who were serving, and who had served, short sentences, and providers of services to this group; (iii) Collection of snapshot data of numbers of people serving short sentences from each local authority area and (iv) Collection of information on the services that were being delivered to this group in Scotland at the time of the research.
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