Assisting Justices of the Peace in performing their judicial duties


Benchbook published and distributed

The Justice of the Peace Court Bench Book has now been distributed to JPs and is available through the Judicial Studies Committee web site. Click here to visit the web site. Supplied for personal use, it was prepared by Sherriff Frank Crowe and Ewan Hawthorn, JP and thanks are expressed to the Justices and members […]

Scheme for appraisal of JPs

The consultation paper has now been issued to individual Justices of the Peace and relevant bodies in Scotland. Any JP who has not received a copy should consult the December e-mail update newsletter from the Criminal Justice Directorate for details of how to access it or email the Secretary of the SJA for details. Comments […]