Complaints and Conduct Committee

16 May 2019
10.00 - 13.00
1 Pacific Quay
G51 1DZ

Due to the personal nature of the business considered by the Complaints and Conduct Committee, meetings are generally not open to the press and public to attend and observe.  The Committee will consider items in public where it is appropriate to do so, taking into account the provisions of the SPA's Governance Framework.

Agendas for meetings will be published on our website seven working days ahead of the meeting. Papers for public items of business are published three days ahead of the meeting and  are available in advance from the links below.



1. Welcome and Apologies
2. Declarations of interest
3. Minute from meeting held on 26 March 2019 for approval
4. Action Log and Matters Arising
5. Decision on taking business in private (Items 10- 15)
6. SPA Director’s Report
7. Police Scotland Professional Standards Quarterly Performance Report
8. Dip Sampling 
9. Complaints and Conduct Committee Work Plan 

The following items will be taken in private

10. Minute relating to items held in private on 26 March 2019 for approval
11. Action Log and Matters Arising
12. Police Scotland Restricted Duties and Suspended Officers
13. SPA Director’s Report
14.     Consideration of Specific Complaints
 14.1 Background Paper
 14.2 Specific Complaints
15. Post meeting Communication (Verbal update)

Subject to agreement by the Board at agenda item 5 above, the following Items of business will be considered in private for the reasons noted below:
Items 10, 11, 12, 13, 14.1, 14.2 and 15: in accordance with the SPA’s Standing Orders section:
• 21 d) where matters to be discussed are the subject of legal proceeding (including misconduct or disciplinary proceedings), or where the information to be discussed consists of or includes legal advice provided to the SPA or a third party