Divisional Commander

Chief Superintendent Garry McEwan joined Fife Constabulary in 1990.

From 1990 until 1997, he worked in CID at Kirkcaldy and Glenrothes before transferring to headquarters CID where he was Deputy Director of Intelligence.  

In November 2007, he was promoted to Chief Inspector.

In 2009, Garry was promoted to Detective Superintendent with responsibility for Crime Management and had oversight of the Public Protection Unit, working with partners across Fife. 

On promotion to Chief Superintendent, he became Head of the Corporate Management Division and led the Force’s efficiencies programme. 

Garry is Local Police Commander for Fife Division.


Fife Division

The Fife Division covers 1,325 sq. km between the Forth and Tay estuaries. The population, of around 402,600 predominantly reside in a number of large towns including Glenrothes, Dunfermline, Kirkcaldy, Lochgelly and Methil. Fife also has rural areas, particularly in North East Fife.

The Division has three territorial command areas all aligned to one local authority.

Each area is served by a number of community policing teams. These teams are built around the needs of local people. They are responsible for responding to calls in the local area, as well as looking for long term solutions to key issues.


Your Priorities

  1. Tackling Crime
  2. Being There for The Community
  3. Creating Safer Communities
  4. Building on Success