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European Arrest Warrants – Extradition (R008503)

Freedom of Information: European Arrest Warrants – Extradition (R008503)

Thank you for your e-mail of 31 August 2014 under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (FOISA) in which you seek the following information:

1 - The number of (a) European Arrest Warrants (b) extradition requests from Part 2 countries under the Extradition Act 2003 and (c) extradition requests received from countries that are neither Part 1 nor Part 2 countries under the Extradition Act 2003, received in relation to individuals in Scotland during from 1 July 2013 to 30 June 2014.

2 - The data provided in response to point 1(a), (b) and (c)  broken down by requesting country. 


3 - The number of removals from Scotland of requested persons to the requesting countries in response to (a) European Arrest Warrants, (b) extradition requests from Part 2 countries under the Extradition Act 2003 and (c) extradition requests received from countries that are neither Part 1 nor Part 2 countries under the Extradition Act 2003, during the year to 30 June 2014.

4 - The data provided in response to point 3 (a), (b) and (c) broken down by requesting country.

5 - The number of cases where the removal was not contested by the requested person sought under (a) a European Arrest Warrant (b) an extradition request from a Part 2 country under the Extradition Act 2003 and (c) an extradition request received from a country that is neither a Part 1 nor Part 2 country under the Extradition Act 2003, during the year to 30 June 2014.

6 - the data provided in response to point 5(a), (b) and (c) broken down by requesting country

7 - the number of cases where the requested person was discharged after their removal from Scotland was sought under (a) a European Arrest Warrant, (b) an extradition request from a Part 2 country under the Extradition Act 2003 and (c) an extradition request received from a country that is neither a Part 1 nor Part 2 country under the Extradition Act 2003, during the year to 30 June 2014.

8 - the data provided in response to point 7(a), (b) and (c) broken down by requesting country and if possible by the reason for the persons' discharge

9 - The number of appeals made against a decision at an extradition hearing prompted by (a) a European Arrest Warrant, (b) an extradition request from a Part 2 country under the Extradition Act 2003 and (c) an extradition request received from a country that is neither a Part 1 nor Part 2 country under the Extradition Act 2003, during the year to 30 June 2014.

10 - the data provided in response to point 9(a), (b) and (c) broken down by requesting country, and whether the appeal was made by the requested person or the requesting country.”

Enquiries have been conducted and I can confirm that information is held in relation to your request, which I attach for your information at Annex A

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