Press Releases

IMPROVED SUPPORT FOR VICTIMS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE

Victims of sexual violence will receive better support thanks to new nationwide standards to improve forensic medical examinations. It is hoped the move will encourage more victims to report attacks. The standards, which will ensure best practice is applied during…

PAYING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

Unpaid work projects are helping to reduce reoffending while delivering tangible benefits to the community in Falkirk. The annual summary of local authority Community Payback Order reports highlights the positive responses from people who have benefited from such projects. Examples…