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    • Beat Doorstep Crime

      Find out more about doorstep crime by downloading our Beat Doorstep Crime campaign material - if in doubt, keep them out

    • We Can Stop It

      Sex without consent is rape. The simple message from Police Scotland and partners as a nationwide campaign launches

    • Stay Safe Online

      Police Scotland's Stay Safe Online campaign for children and teens


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      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.

    About Us

    • Armed Policing

      Want to know more about armed police on Scotland's streets? DCC Iain Livingstone sets out the facts here.

    • 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.

    Keep Safe

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    Get help and advice with anti-social behaviour , knife crime , domestic abuse , gangs and more.

    • Gangs - Advice for parents

      Has your child's group become a gang?  Find this and other information about gangs in our Keep Safe section.

    • Doorstep Crime

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

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