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    Armed Officers ‘break’ could spark new debate

    From BBC News Scotland on 12/07/2016 MP Ian Blackford believes a new debate on armed police in Scotland may be needed to clear up any public concerns about they how they operate. Three years ago, concerns were raised by Highland and Borders councillors and by a number of [...]
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    SPA announce contractual end to i6 programme

    Following extensive discussion between the SPA,  Police Scotland  and Accenture, John Foley, Chief Executive of the SPA has issued the following statement: “The Scottish Police Authority (SPA), Police Scotland and Accenture have mutually agreed to end their contract [...]
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    Scottish Government seeks views on new policing priorities

    SPA Chair joins Cabinet Secretary and Chief Constable at Larbert High School on 22 June 2016 SPA Chair, Andrew Flanagan joined Cabinet Secretary for Justice Michael Matheson and Chief Constable Phil Gormley at the launch of a public consultation on the new Strategic Police [...]
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    Scottish Government Consultation on Stop and Search

    Please find below details of two public consultations that were recently launched by Scottish Government. One is a consultation on the new Code of Practice for Stop and Search that will be introduced in 2017. And the other is a consultation on proposals to give Police [...]