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    Report Hate Crime

    You can report by phone, email or with a third party reporting centre

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    Mounted Unit: Training Day

    Join us down on the farm to see how we train the noble steeds of the Mounted Unit for crowd control operations

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    Postcode Search


    Missing Persons

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      Mohammed Akimi

      Mohammed Akimi from Southside Glasgow area, was last seen by staff at Leverndale Hospital around lunchtime Thursday 7th February 2019

    • james-cornforth-90

      James Cornforth

      James was last seen leaving the cinema in Ocean Terminal shopping centre in Leith shortly after 3pm on Tuesday 5th February

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      Thomas Saunders

      58 year-old Thomas Saunders from Edinburgh was last seen on the 16th December

    If you have concerns for the safety and welfare of a person and their whereabouts is unknown, visit our Missing Persons page


    • Report Hate Crime

      You can report by phone, email or with a third party reporting centre

    • Recruitment

      We are looking for new recruits. Think you have what it takes? Click the link to learn more.


    Policing 2026


    About the strategy

    Policing 2026 is a long-term strategy to transform how we deliver policing in Scotland. Read more about our journey as we build a flexible and sustainable policing service.

    Keep Safe

    Freedom of Information

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      Access to Information

      How you can make requests for information and the types of information which may be exempt from disclosure.

    • Freedom of Information

      As of 1 January 2005, you have the right to make a request for information.

    • Data Protection

      The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018 cover the whole of the United Kingdom.

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