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    Road Safety

    Advice for Children, Cyclists, Drivers and Motorbike Riders.

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    Missing Persons

    Do you have information that could help us find these missing persons?

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    Hate Crime

    Find out more about our Hate Crime campaign and what you can do to help stop and report this crime.

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    We Can Stop It

    Find out more about Police Scotland's rape campaign and new microsite.

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    Missing Persons

    • Milan Vass 90

      Milan Vass

      Police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of 28-year-old Milan Vass from Airdrie missing since Wednesday 19 August 2015.

    • Thanh Van Bui

      Thanh Van Bui

      Thanh Van Bui (15) missing from Pollokshields, Glasgow -  last seen Friday 12 June 2015.

    • Lachlan Simpson 90

      Lachlan Simpson

      Lachlan Simpson, who is 22-years-old and from Embo has been missing since Sunday 26th July.

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


    • Hate Crime 2015

      Police Scotland has launched its Hate Crime Campaign to inspire victims to come forward and encourage Scotland to stand up to hate crime.

    • We Can Stop It

      Police Scotland launched it's 'We Can Stop It' Rape Campaign on Wednesday 8th July to raise public awareness of what rape is and what consent really means.

    • Festival Safety

      Information on how you can stay safe at festivals this summer in Scotland.


    • 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.

    • Selection process for Police officers

      Our selection processes identify the very best applicants.  Find out more about each stage of the Police Officer selection process here.

    Keep Safe

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    Get help and advice with securing your home, personal safety, rural crime and more.

    • Sexual Crime

      Our priority is you. You will always be treated with respect and dignity during any contact with the police.

    • Doorstep Crime

      Bogus callers take advantage of the most vulnerable in our communities.  Don't be a victim.

    About Us

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      Service Overview

      Find out about our executive team - here you can find out who they are and what they do.

    • Service Fees and Charges

      How do I apply for a firearms licence? What are the charging rates for policing services? Find out here.

    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 Data Protection Act 1998 covers the whole of the United Kingdom find out how it works.

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