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Structured Deferred Sentence


Local Authority area:

West Lothian

Primary Courts of relevance:

Livingston Sheriff Court

All information provided by:

West Lothian Community Justice Partnership

West Lothian Community Justice Information

Published: 11 August 2021

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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.

Structured Deferred Sentence

Interventions suitable for

Males/females aged16+ who require a limited medium to low risk intervention.

Programme Title and Provider

Structured Deferred Sentence

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

Individual case management plan, short term intervention 3-6 months, supplementary report provided to court.

Possible Outcomes

Addressing criminogenic need at the earliest opportunity.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Via Criminal Justice Social Work Report.

Where no specific scheme/intervention is available, is there capacity to provide a bespoke service based on judicial request?

[No information specified]