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Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 Amendment (Scotland) Order 2011 extends reach of asset recovery law

2011 March 21
by Mary Munro

Update

“New powers to take back profits of criminal ‘Mr Bigs’” STV
“New powers to seize Scottish crime profits” BBC

Following posted on 7.2.11

“Law Society backs extension of Proceeds of Crime Legislation” The Firm Magazine

Following posted on 18.10.10

“Crime cash to help youngsters, SNP conference told” BBC

“Largest crime cash seizure made” BBC
“Driver in record cash seizure after drugs police find £200,000 in car” Herald

Press release

“Crackdown on criminal underworld” Scot.Gov. (March 2011)
“Crooks’ cash to be used to fight knife crime” Scot.Gov. (October 2010)

“Civil Recovery case nets over £200,000” COPFS (October 2010)

See also

The Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 Amendment (Scotland) Order 2011
Justice Committee Official Report 1.3.11: Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 Amendment (Scotland) Order 2011 (Draft)
Scottish Government (February 2011) Strengthening the Powers of the Proceeds of Crime Act Lifestyle Offences Consultation Responses
Consultation on Strengthening the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 in Scotland: Extending the list of Criminal Lifestyle Offences and Reducing the Criminal Benefit Amount

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