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    Festival Safety

    Find out how you can stay safe and enjoy festivals in Scotland this summer.

    Festival Safety 2015

    Hate Crime

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

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    Postcode Search

    News

    Missing Persons

    • Robert Cantle

      Robert Cantle

      Police in the Scottish Borders are appealing for information to help trace a man 45 year-old man reported missing from Hawick.

    • Julia-Chikosi90

      Julia Chikosi

      Police are appealing for help to trace vulnerable Julia Chikosi (37) missing from Mount Vernon in Glasgow.

    • Val-Smernicki 90

      Val Smernicki

      Police are looking to trace Val Smernicki (71), from Tayport, missing since Sunday 10th July

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

    Campaigns

    • Festival Safety

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

    • 101/999 Aware Campaign

      This campaign is designed to reduce the number of calls that are non-police related and could potentially be dealt with through a more appropriate contact.

    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.

    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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