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Chamber and committees

Question ref. S5W-08312
Asked by: Douglas Ross, Highlands and Islands, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party
Date lodged: 22 March 2017

Question

To ask the Scottish Government how many independent prison monitors are in post.

Current status: Answered by Michael Matheson on 18 April 2017


Answer

At 31 March 2017 there were 133 fully appointed, and a further 16 provisionally appointed independent prison monitors (appointed following interview, subject to disclosure, references and completion of core training).