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Assaulted officers to receive money from offenders' benefits in Scotland

Those who assault police officers in Scotland will soon have fines taken straight out of their benefit payments to pay for support services for the victim.

Assaulted officers to receive money from offenders' benefits in Scotland

Date - 19th May 2020
By - Chloe Livadeas
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Those who assault officers in Scotland will soon have fines taken straight out of their benefit payments to pay for support services for the victim. Restitution orders give courts the power to force offenders pay towards the specialist services...
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