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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Drugs


Local Authority area:


Primary Courts of relevance:

Kirkcaldy, Dunfermline and Dundee

All information provided by:

Fife Community Justice Partnership

Fife Community Justice Information

Published: 15 November 2022

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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Drugs

Interventions suitable for

Anyone aged over 16 resident in Fife

Programme title and provider

Treatment: drugs

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

Although available to the Court it is rarely used due to the specific wording of the legislation.

Possible Outcomes

An opportunity to access specific drug treatment including residential rehabilitation and broader therapeutic interventions.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

An identified specialist provider would provide a report to the Court regarding suitability for drug treatment. There would require to be a named individual who would be responsible for providing the treatment.