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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-15206: Liam Kerr (North East Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 12 March 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what is position is on Police Scotland checking social media use as part of the firearms licensing process.

Answered by: Michael Matheson 21 March 2018

This is an operational matter for Police Scotland. However the recent HMICS report notes that Police Scotland have indicated social media will be used as a source of information in the future.