Assessment of the Scottish prison population statistics
Thank you for your letter of 21 July requesting an assessment of Scottish Government’s Scottish prison population statistics.
I welcome your endeavours to publicly demonstrate the compliance of these statistics with the Code of Practice for Statistics. I am pleased to confirm that my team will shortly begin this assessment.
I am copying this letter to Amy Wilson, Head of Justice Analytical Services at Scottish Government, and Rose Munenura, Head of Justice Systems Analysis Unit at Scottish Government.
Director General for Regulation