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Feature Items

    Cyber Enabled Fraud

    Read about our latest campaign warning of the dangers of Cyber Enabled Fraud

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    Read about our latest anti rape campaign #WeCanStopIt #GetConsent

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    Wildlife Crime Q&A

    In our latest Q&A session, we sit down with Sergeant Andy Mavin to find out how a butterfly can single-handedly bring a construction site to a halt

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    Postcode Search


    Missing Persons

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      Mark Connolly

      The last possible sighting of Mark was around 4pm on Friday 9 February in the Alexandria area

    • Tony-Lowey-90

      Tony Lowey

      Tony Lowey (51) missing from Ardrossan

    • William Ritchie

      William Ritchie

      Officers are carrying out searches to trace missing person William Ritchie (90) in Fraserburgh.

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


    • Domestic Abuse

      Every 9 minutes we respond to a call of domestic abuse.


    • 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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