The Scottish Police Federation represents all police officers in the ranks of constable, sergeant, inspector and chief inspector, police cadets and special constables; over 18,500 people, 98% of all police officers in Scotland.
Assaults on Scottish police officers hit 5-year high Assaults on police officers in Scotland have hit a five-year high with more than 1600 attacked in just three months according to new figures. Police Scotland has reported a 10 per cent increase in the number of assaults on cops between April and June compared to the same period last year….
Willie Rennie urges Tory rethink on ‘poisonous’ stop and search Scottish LibDem leader Willie Rennie is calling on the UK Government to heed Scotland’s experiences of “poisonous” stop and searches. He is to warn Prime Minister Boris Johnson that “industrial scale stop and search undermines community policing and poisons the relationship between officers and the…