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Feature Items

    ACT For Youth

    Police Scotland is supporting Counter Terrorism Policing’s ACT For Youth Campaign which has seen the launch of a new RUN HIDE TELL video and messaging aimed at young people.

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    Postcode Search

    News

    Missing Persons

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      Peter McGuire

      In January 1993, 21-year-old Peter McGuire went missing from his home in High Valleyfield

    • Allan Bryant

      Allan Bryant

      Allan Bryant (24) last seen in Glenrothes at around 2am on Sunday 3 November 2013.

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      Paul Booth

      Paul Booth (45) was last seen on Tuesday 25th October 2016 on the footbridge between McGregor Road and Hillcrest Road in Cumbernauld

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

    Campaigns

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

    Social Media

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