Crime info

Information about how COPFS prosecutes different crimes in Scotland, including prosecution policies, links to legislation and support organisations.
Page under construction.

  • Adult survivors

    Information for adult survivors of child abuse and the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry.

  • Bribery and corruption

    Information on bribery and corruption offences in Scotland. Plus details of bribery prosecutions and civil settlements for bribery offences.

  • Terrorism

    Information for the public and legal professionals on terrorism offences in Scotland, including COPFS policies and how we are implementing recommendations. 

  • Terrorism prosecutions in Scotland

    This page gives information about terrorism prosecutions that have taken place in Scotland in recent years.