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 Antisocial behaviour and disorderHomes being broken intoViolent crimeDrug dealing/drug misuseLittering/Fly-tipping East Renfrewshire Local Policing Plan 2017-2020 (PDF) PDF files on this page require a PDF reader, such as the free Adobe Acrobat Reader (download). If you would like this information in an alternative format or language - please phone us on 101 to discuss your needs.