The RMA aims to make Scotland safer by setting the standard for risk practice
to reduce reoffending and the harm that it causes.
The Cabinet Secretary for Justice Michael Matheson today announced the appointment of David Crawford as Convener to the Risk Management Authority alongside three new members; Aileen Burnett, Jane Davey and Terry Powell.
Updated Standards and Guidelines for Risk Management 2016 contains a number of minor amendments, designed to clarify guidance on the preparation of the Annual Implementation Report (AIR). The redevelopment of the Standards and Guidelines been informed by a review of the previous publication with feedback from Order for Lifelong Restriction (OLR) Case Managers and the RMA Delivery Team.
The Moving Forward Making Changes (MF:MC) programme is an intervention aimed at adult sex offenders across the scottish prison service and the community. The RMA undertook evaluations of the community implementation of the Moving Forward: Making Changes programme and the training delivered as part of this.