Area Commander Chief Inspector Colin Gough is the Area Commander for Inverness and is based at Burnett Road Police Station. His responsibilities include performance management, response policing, community engagement, partnership working and the daily management of personnel. Inverness Area Command Inverness is one of the fastest growing cities in Europe with a multi-cultural population of approximately 80,000. It is the urban centre of the North Command and the capital of the Highlands and Islands. Inverness attracts thousands of visitors each year through its popular and large scale outdoor events like the music festivals RockNess and Belladrum. Substantial crowds are also attracted to the Tulloch Caledonian Football Stadium during the football season. The Command Area covers the city and many of the outlying areas such as Beauly, Culloden and Fort Augustus as well as the region's main airport at Dalcross. Your Priorities Protecting People Reducing Antisocial Behaviour Reducing Violence Tackling Substance Misuse Making our Roads Safer Tackling Serious Organised Crime Highland Local Policing Plan 2017-2020 (PDF) Highland Local Policing Plan 2014-2017 (PDF) Highland Local Policing Plan 2013 (PDF) Highland EIA Plan 2014 (PDF) Highlands EIA Plan (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.