In order to establish a complementary language of risk across all agencies, it is recommended that the Scottish Government and the Risk Management Authority actively disseminate MAPPA guidance through the RMA's specialist training programme and through the development of protocols and memoranda of agreement. Prior to a violent offender framework being implemented, an audit of existing numbers, staffing, budgetary and other resources should be undertaken across the Community Justice Authorities to ascertain projected needs.
|Place of Publication||Paisley, United Kingdom|
|Number of pages||116|
|Publication status||Published - Nov 2007|
- violent offenders
- risk assessment
- risk assessment framework