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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-17976: Margaret Mitchell (Central Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 1 August 2018

To ask the Scottish Government how many solicitors are taking part in the police station duty scheme, and which (a) bar associations and (b) societies have withdrawn from it.

Answered by: Ash Denham 17 August 2018

There are currently 532 solicitors in the police station duty scheme. Edinburgh, Jedburgh, Selkirk, Livingston, Falkirk, Dundee, Aberdeen, Peterhead and Banff have withdrawn.