Thank you for your e-mail of 1 December 2016 in which you requested the following information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (FOISA):
“I would like full details of the following:
The number of prosecutions under the new legislation on ‘legal highs’ (New Psychoactive Substances) – which came into effect on May 26 2016 – at courts in Tayside/Fife.
Please provide details, per case, of which courts they were and what the sentence handed out was.”
I can advise that there have been no prosecutions under the new legislation referred to in your request at courts in Tayside/Fife.