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Offences reported to Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Services: FOI release

Published: 19 Sep 2019

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
19 Sep 2019
Offences reported to Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Services: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/201900003478
Date received: 26 Aug 2019
Date responded: 18 Sep 2019
Information requested

1. Of the offences reported to the COPFS under s90(1)(A) of the Police and Fire Reform Act 2012,
a) how manyhad a plea of not guilty accepted?
b) How many of the charges were deserted?
c) How many of the charges were found not guilty?
d) How many of the charges were found proved?
e) How many of the charges were pleas of guilty tendered?

2. Of the offences reported to the COPFS under the Emergency Workers Scotland Act 2005,
a) How many had a plea of not guilty accepted?
b) How many of the charges were deserted?
c) How many of the charges were found not guilty?
d) How many of the charges were found proved?
e) How many of the charges were pleas of guilty tendered?

Response

I enclose a copy of the information you requested in the table attached.
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