Holyrood News

Meeting with US Judges

Yesterday Margaret, along with other members of the Justice Committee, met with Judge Victoria Pratt, former Chief Judge of Newark Municipal Court, Newark, New Jersey and Judge Ginger Learner-Wren, County Court Judge, Broward County, Florida.

Scottish Police Federation 100th anniversary

I was delighted to lodge a motion congratulating Scottish Police Federationon their 100th anniversary.

Motion S5M-15980: Margaret Mitchell, Central Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party, Date Lodged: 22/02/2019

Scottish Police Federation's 100th Anniversary

Justice Committee looking at elder abuse

As the below article highlights, this morning I and the rest of the Justice Committee are hearing from a range of organisations about what needs to be done to tackle the serious issue of elder abuse in Scotland.



Lanarkshire Occupational Therapy Discussed in Holyrood

Central Scotland MSP, Margaret Mitchell, recently met with Occupational Therapists at Burnbank Medical Centre who are participating in a pilot scheme which aims promote earlier intervention and preventative care.