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Scottish Government MAPPA Annual Overview Report 2016

Scottish Government MAPPA Annual Overview Report 2016

Friday, October 28, 2016

ISBN: 9781786525604

Provides a picture of main national developments in relation to MAPPA as a result of work conducted by the Scottish Government, and its partners.

Executive Summary

The Scottish Government MAPPA Annual Overview Report contains relevant data covering the reporting period (1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016) in relation to Registered Sex Offenders and Mentally Disordered Restricted Patients being managed within local communities.

MAPPA has seen a number of developments in the past 12 months. Building on current arrangements work is on-going to deliver future improvements and this report provides updates on the following areas:

Joint Thematic Review of MAPPA

Extension of MAPPA to other risk of serious harm offenders

National Fundamentals of Risk Practice Training

Reforms to system of civil orders

ViSOR (Violent and Sex Offender Register)

The Scottish Prison Service (SPS)


Police Scotland

Sex Offender Community Disclosure Scheme – (Keeping Children Safe)