May 12th, 2022

The Scottish Sentencing Council has today published a literature review we produced for them examining the issue of sentencing offenders with mental disorders.

The report is authored by Dr Ailbhe O’Loughlin, Dr Jay Gormley, Dr Lucy Willmott, Dr Jonathan Bild, Professor Julian Roberts and Anna Draper and is available here: https://www.scottishsentencingcouncil.org.uk/media/2211/20220331-mental-health-literature-review-final-as-published-20220512.pdf

Accompanying publication is a blog post authored by Julian Roberts and Jonathan Bild and this is available here: https://www.scottishsentencingcouncil.org.uk/news-and-media/blog/sentencing-offenders-with-mental-health-issues/