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How and where do I press charges against somebody who committed

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How and where do I press charges against somebody who committed peace of the breach against me?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 3 years ago.
Thank you for your question.

In Scotland a private individual doesn't press charges. He or she makes a report to the police. The police investigate. If they think there is enough evidence they will charge the person with the offence. The police then report the case to the procurator fiscal who then decides if the person will be prosecuted with the offence.

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