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    Missing Persons

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      Colin Macpherson

      Police in Edinburgh are appealing for information to trace Colin Macpherson (56) missing from the Meadowbank area of Edinburgh since Tuesday 17th October.

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      Karen Brown

      Karen Brown (47), from Kirkwood Ave, Clydebank, was due to go to her work at a supermarket on Saturday 14th October but did not turn up.

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      Brian McGowan

      Brian was last seen in the Gillespie Terrace area of Plean around 4pm on Thursday 21 September

    • Anthony Parson

      Anthony Parsons

      Anthony Parsons (63) was last seen leaving his home address in the Ross Court area of Tillicoultry at around 9.30am on Friday 29 September.

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



    • 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


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

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