Sharon Dowey

Conservative MSP for South Scotland

Recent appearances

  • Scottish Parliament: Police Scotland (Response to Crime) 27 Feb 2024

    Former superintendent Martin Gallagher has described Police Scotland’s decision not to tackle minor crime as “disastrous”. That could include crimes such as vandalism, break-ins and antisocial behaviour in our communities. We often hear that levels of crime are falling, but it is estimated that 60 per cent of crime is unreported. How can the Scottish Government ensure that it is being...
  • Scottish Parliament: Prison Population 27 Feb 2024

    There has been a troubling pattern of releasing dangerous criminals early, alongside a worrying rise in the prison population. Despite that pattern, funding for crucial aspects of under-pressure criminal justice social work has remained static. Meanwhile, organisations that help to keep people out of prison and reduce our prison population face severe budget cuts. We welcome the investment of...
  • Scottish Parliament: Deer Numbers (Support for Sustainable Management) 21 Feb 2024

    I welcome the minister’s answer to Colin Beattie. The British Association for Shooting and Conservation Scotland has a flagship policy that calls on the Scottish Government to allow trained local deer stalkers to carry out deer management on publicly owned land. It will enable a sustainable food source to be harvested, processed and consumed locally; protect the environment; drive and...

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Conservative MSP for South Scotland

Entered the Scottish Parliament on 8 May 2021 — Election

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