What is the Inquiry?
The Inquiry will report the outcome of its investigations to Scottish Ministers and make recommendations including as to any changes to practices, policies and/or the law that it considers are required for the protection of children in the future.
Some statistics include
Announced investigations to date
Days of hearings to date
Case studies completed to date
Publication of Case Study no. 8 Volume 2: Child migration schemes
Today, Thursday 28 September, Lady Smith has published the second volume of her findings concerning the practice of children being migrated from Scotland.
Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry Hearings: Commencement of Phase 8
On Tuesday 19 September the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry will begin its public hearings in relation to Phase 8 of its investigations: The abuse of children in residential accommodation for young offenders and children, and young persons in need of care and protection.
The Knowledge and Definition of Child Abuse within Scottish Office Departments, 1945-74: Report for the Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry
Author: Levitt, I.