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Bail Supervision


Local Authority area:


Primary Courts of relevance:

Falkirk Sheriff Court

All information provided by:

Falkirk Community Justice Partnership

Falkirk Community Justice Information

Published: 15 November 2022

The information on this page has been provided by Community Justice Partnerships. Community Justice Scotland is not responsible for the accuracy of the information and is unable to respond to direct queries. All such queries in respect of the information shown on this page should be directed to the Community Justice Partnership to which it relates.

In Spring 2022, the information will be reviewed and updated where required. Thereafter a review, and any necessary revisions, will take place three times annually.

Bail Supervision

Interventions suitable for

Males and females ages 16+

Programme title and provider

Bail supervision

Details of all Specific national or local scheme/intervention(s) available

Available at Falkirk Sheriff Court. Bail Officers attend court each day to assess those who have bail opposed and who may be suitable for the scheme.

Possible Outcomes

Referrals for support will be made where appropriate and will be dependent on need identified, e.g. support required with substance misuse, social or welfare needs.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Where bail is opposed, assessment is undertaken by the bail officers who then provide a report on suitability for inclusion in the scheme to the court prior to the individual’s appearance from custody.