Members of the media who wish to contact Police Scotland with an enquiry should direct calls to one of the following numbers during office hours.
Members of the public should call 101 to contact Police Scotland; in an emergency always call 999.
Local Policing Communications teams are responsible for managing media enquiries relating to operational issues across all 14 geographical divisions in Police Scotland.
Local Policing North (Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire and Moray, Highland and Islands and Tayside):
Aberdeen: 01224 306 431
Inverness: 01463 720 396
Dundee: 01382 596 731
Local Policing East (Edinburgh, Fife, Forth Valley and the Lothians and Scottish Borders): 0131 311 3423
Local Policing West (Greater Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Renfrewshire and Inverclyde, Argyll and West Dunbartonshire, Ayrshire and Dumfries):
Glasgow (Dalmarnock): 01786 895 980
Dumfries: 01387 242 253
Corporate media team
The corporate media team is responsible for matters relating to policy, strategy, national divisions and the Police Scotland command team and their national portfolios.
Corporate: 01786 896720
Out of hours contact from the media will be handled initially by control rooms. On-call communications officers are available through control rooms for dealing with urgent and critical issues.