Justice Committee takes evidence on draft budget


Stephen House giving evidenceThe Justice Committee met on 23 October 2012 to take evidence on the Scottish Government’s Draft Budget 2013-14.  Witnesses included:

  • Chief Constable Stephen House, Police Service of Scotland;
  • Chief Constable Kevin Smith, President, and Doug Cross, Chair, Finance Management Business Area, Association of Chief Police Officers in Scotland;
  • Chief Superintendent David O’Connor, President, Association of Scottish Police Superintendents;
  • Calum Steele, General Secretary, Scottish Police Federation;
  • Dave Watson, Scottish Organiser (Bargaining and Campaigns), Unison Scotland;
  • Allan Macleod, Director of Finance and Resources, Strathclyde Police, and
  • Vic Emery, Chair, Scottish Police Authority.