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    Festival Safety

    Festival season is upon us, learn how you can have an enjoyable and safe time this summer.

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    Glasgow Police Museum

    Join us on a trip back through the time to learn all about Snitchers, stealth uniforms and recruiting civilians in armed stand offs.

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    News

    Missing Persons

    • Steven Cunningham

      Steven Cunningham

      Steven Cunningham, aged 48, was last seen in Cowdenbeath on Tuesday 10th July.

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      Mary Duncan

      Mary Duncan was last seen on 19 March 1976, leaving her home in Alexandria in West Dunbartonshire.

    • Robert-Adaway-90

      Robert Adaway

      Robert Adaway was reported missing from Thurso, Caithness, on 9 June 1982 - his 18th birthday

    If you have concerns for the safety and welfare of a person and their whereabouts is unknown, visit our Missing Persons page

    Campaigns

    • Firearms Surrender

      From Monday 18 June until Sunday 1 July, people in possession of firearms and ammunition, for which they do not hold a valid certificate, will be able to surrender these to police

    Recruitment

    • Recruitment Campaign January 2015

      Police Officer Recruitment

      The recruiting lines for police officer are now open. If you are interested in applying all the information you need is on our recruitment pages.

    • Selection process for Special Constables

      We are now accepting applications for Special Constables. Find out more about each stage of the Special Constable selection process here.

    Policing 2026

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    About the strategy

    Policing 2026 is a long-term strategy to transform how we deliver policing in Scotland. Read more about our journey as we build a flexible and sustainable policing service.


    Keep Safe

    Freedom of Information

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      Access to Information

      How you can make requests for information and the types of information which may be exempt from disclosure.

    • Freedom of Information

      As of 1 January 2005, you have the right to make a request for information.

    • Data Protection

      The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018 cover the whole of the United Kingdom.

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