Different crimes carry different punishments, however, prison sentences are not the only way of dealing with crime.
Who would be allowed to serve on a jury?
Someone who had served a prison sentence 5 years ago
A police officer
Neither of the above
One of the aims of a disposal or sentence is reparation. What is reparation?
The idea of preventing a person from committing a criminal act
The idea of changing an offender’s behaviour
The idea of compensating the victim
What type of prison is HMP Polmont?
An open prison
A young offenders' institute
A women only prison
What is the annual cost of keeping a prisoner in jail?
Which type of court in Scotland deals with the most serious crimes?
Justice of the Peace Court