Area Commander

Chief Inspector Angela Carty is the Area Commander for East Renfrewshire. She is responsible for the daily management of policing, and making sure outcomes within the Local Policing Plan are delivered.

She is supported by Inspector John McQuilter, who has responsibility for the Local Problem Solving teams. 

Both Angela and John are based at Giffnock Police Station.


East Renfrewshire

East Renfrewshire Area Command provides policing services to a population of around 89800, covering an area of 67 square miles.  East Renfrewshire encompasses contrasting communities, from densely populated areas such as Barrhead, to the rural villages of Eaglesham and Uplawmoor.

Your Priorities

1. Tackling Violence, Disorder and Antisocial Behaviour
2. Protecting People
3. Increasing Public Confidence and Local Engagement
4. Tackling Serious Crime and Responding to National Events

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