Police Scotland is asking employers to consider providing paid leave to members of staff who volunteer as Special Constables.
Chief Constable Iain Livingstone QPM said: "I fully support the instruction from the UK and Scottish Governments for public houses, cafes, restaurants and other entertainment venues to close.
Message from Chief Constable and Lord Advocate
Police in Lanarkshire are appealing for information following a suspicious death in Wishaw.
Police Scotland is appealing for witnesses following a serious assault in Glasgow city centre
Police Scotland can confirm that a second man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of Alan Ritchie.
Police in Tayside are appealing for information following a serious road crash on the M90, near Bridge of Earn.
We can confirm that a 79-year-old man has been arrested for the murder of Doctor Brenda Page.
A 31-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of Alan Ritchie at Kennishead Ave, Glasgow on 10 March 2020
Police in Dundee are investigating the theft of a caravan from the Struan compound on Jack Martin Way.