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S5W-01824: Johann Lamont (Glasgow)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 4 August 2016

To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with (a) Police Scotland, (b) local authorities and (c) housing associations about reforming and modernising the system for managing sex offenders.

Answered by: Annabelle Ewing 18 August 2016

The Scottish Government has regular dialogue with Police Scotland, the criminal justice sector, and a wide range of stakeholders relative to the management of sex offenders to ensure that policy, guidance and legislation, including the National Accommodation Strategy for Sex Offenders remains fit for purpose.