The 2017/18 audit of the Scottish Police Authority
The Auditor General for Scotland stated "Policing in Scotland continues to go through considerable change. Progress has been made in key areas but there remains a substantial amount of work to do if the SPA is to achieve long-term financial sustainability and meet the challenges of modern policing".
The Committee took evidence from the Auditor General for Scotland and Audit Scotland.
Please read the Official Report
Papers for the meeting 6 December 2018
Minutes of the meeting 6 December 2018
The Committee agreed to write to the Scottish Police Authority on the issues raised during the discussion.
Letter from Convener to Susan Deacon 20 December 2018 (153KB pdf)
Letter from Susan Deacon to Convener, 15 February 2019 (2.08MB pdf)
At its meeting on the 9 May 2019, the Committee agreed to close its scrutiny of the Auditor General for Scotland's report entitled "The 2017/18 audit of the Scottish Police Authority".