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Independent Advisory Group: Coronavirus powers

On 9 April 2020, it was announced that an Independent Advisor Group (IAG) would be set up to review Police Scotland's use of new temporary police powers to tackle coronavirus.

The Group is Chaired by John Scott QC and will report directly to the Scottish Police Authority, as the governance and oversight body for Police Scotland. Urgent actions identified as part of the Group’s considerations will be discharged as necessary.

The Group are currently meeting weekly and reporting at the Authority's monthly meetings. Copies of all reports presented by the IAG can be found on the IAG Public Reports page.

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