East Lothian


Local Authority area:

East Lothian

Primary Courts of relevance:

Edinburgh Sheriff court

All information provided by:

East Lothian Community Justice Partnership

East Lothian Community Justice Information

Published: 30 November 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.

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Accompanying Documents

Structured Deferred Sentence

Intervention suitable for

Young people up to the age of 18

Programme title and provider

Youth Justice Service (East Lothian)

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

Youth Justice Service can provide an individual, needs-led service now and when group work started this group would also be considered for that intervention.

Possible Outcomes

Support desistance and community reintegration.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Social Work may make a preference for a deferred sentence because a care plan/support package is already in place, as part of another order.