Public Protection across East Lothian and Midlothian

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East Lothian and Midlothian Public Protection Office

Welcome to the East Lothian and Midlothian Public Protection website.

The East Lothian and Midlothian Public Protection Team, established in March 2014 in the Brunton Hall, Musselburgh, provides leadership across Adult Support and Protection, Child Protection and Violence Against Women and Girls, in recognition that for most service users their needs often cover more than one area. Our Public Protection structure is based on close collaboration and partnership working with service users, partner agencies and our communities towards improving outcomes for those in need of support and protection throughout East Lothian and Midlothian.

Currently co-located with the team are Midlothian and East Lothian Drug and Alcohol Partnership (MELDAP - http://www.meldap.co.uk) staff and staff from the 'J' Division Police Public Protection Unit. We have some hot desks in the office which are frequently used by staff from partner agencies.

East Lothian and Midlothian Public Protection Committee

The East Lothian and Midlothian Public Protection Committee (EMPPC) is the key strategic group dealing with public protection matters across East Lothian and Midlothian and includes representatives from key partners (Social Work, Police Scotland, NHS Lothian, Education, Housing, 3rd sector etc). The committee reports to senior officers through the East and Midlothian Critical Services Oversight Group.

If you have any questions or would like further information in relation to the office or committee then please e-mail: emppo@eastlothian.gov.uk. Further information in relation to the different areas of public protection can be found via the links above.

Feedback

We hope you found our website useful. Please send us your feedback to help us improve our services (policy documents, training events, information etc) as well as to shape what we do next.

E-mail your comments and compliments to emppo@eastlothian.gov.uk.