The work of the Violence Reduction Unit in Scotland - 26th November 2015
SASO Aberdeen Branch Seminar
Thursday 26th November 2015 at 5.45 pm
Faculty of Health and Social Care, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen
The work of the Violence Reduction Unit in Scotland
Guest Speaker: Karyn McCluskey, VRU Director
What is a guilty mind? - Tuesday 1st December 2015
SASO Edinburgh Branch Seminar - Tuesday 1st December 2015
What is a guilty mind? Exploring the mental element of offending
Guest Speaker: The Rt Hon Lord Carloway
Edinburgh Sheriff Court, Chambers Street, Edinburgh at 5.30 pm
29th October 2015 - SASO Aberdeen Branch Seminar - "Demystifying the Forensic Psychiatrist and their role in the Criminal Justice System"
SASO Aberdeen Branch Seminar - Thursday 29th October 2015 at 5.45pm
Room H230, Faculty of Health and Social Care, Robert Gordon University, Garthdee, Aberdeen
"Demystifying the Forensic Psychiatrist and their role in the Criminal Justice System"
Guest Speaker - Dr Daniel Bennett, Honorary Senior Lecturer, Clinical Research Centre, Royal Cornhill Hospital
Full details available here.
Tuesday 3rd November 2015 - SASO Edinburgh Branch - Where have all the young offenders gone?
SASO Edinburgh Branch Seminar
Tuesday 3rd November 2015 at 5.30 pm
Edinburgh Sheriff Court, Chambers Street, Edinburgh
"Where have all the young offenders gone?"
Guest Speaker: Ben Matthews, PhD Researcher, School of Law, University of Edinburgh.
Drawing on findings from this thesis, the talk will illustrate the substantial change in the demographic mix of people convicted in the Scottish courts since the early 1990s. This analysis shows large declines in conviction rates for young people and, in particular, for young men, raising the question "Where have all the young offenders gone?"
Thursday 12th November 2015 - SASO Glasgow Branch Seminar - Legal Highs: a new challenge
Legal Highs: a new challenge
SASO Glasgow Branch Seminar - Thursday 12th November 2015 at 6.30 pm
St George's Tron, 163 Buchanan Street, Glasgow
- Dr Ivan Cabrera, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde
- Rhona Hotchkiss, Scottish Prison Service
- Gertie Wallace, Crown Office & Procurator Fiscal Service
See attached flyer for registration details.