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S5W-03483: Claire Baker (Mid Scotland and Fife)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 6 October 2016

To ask the Scottish Government, further to the answer to quesiton S5W-02503 by Michael Matheson on 22 September 2016, what (a) technical and (b) medical evaluation has been carried out regarding the use of spit hoods by Police Scotland.

Answered by: Michael Matheson 27 October 2016

This is a matter for the Chief Constable of Police Scotland, under the oversight of the Scottish Police Authority.