How can we help you...

Content Related Links


Diversion from Prosecution

In certain circumstances the Procurator Fiscal may decide to 'divert' someone to social work as an alternative to Court.  In these cases, following assessment, a social worker will work with the individual for a period of approx twelve weeks in order to reduce their risk of re-offending.  If the individual complies fully with this intervention they will not be prosecuted and not go to Court.

Back to the Criminal Justice Social Work Services home page.

Contacts