§ Mr. Gourlay
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he has any proposals for introducing an independent element into the procedure for dealing with complaints against the police in Scotland.
§ Mr. William Ross
I have said before that I believe that, to complement the role of the procurator fiscal in cases where a criminal offence is alleged, there436W
causing hardship, I do not propose to take an steps at this time to supplement the assistance already available.