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Scottish prisoners “unlawfully at large” have remained free for more than four years without the police attempting to recapture them, according to two official reviews into the shocking murder of a father-of-three. An HM Inspectorate of Constabulary in Scotland (HMCIS) report found that, unlike in...

Schizophrenic man told two cops he was ‘not mental’ before stabbing them A man told two police officers he was “not mental” before stabbing them repeatedly, a court heard yesterday. William Taylor, 43, attacked PCs Kenneth MacKenzie and Laura Sayer when they went to his flat...

Overworked police too busy for toilet breaks Historical child abuse and anti-terrorism operations are causing sections of Police Scotland to become stretched and officers “run ragged”. Calum Steele, general secretary of the Scottish Police Federation, which represents rank and file officers, told MSPs that resources in...

The Police Dependants' Trust has launched a UK-wide survey aiming to gain a better understanding of officers experiences of working in policing and, in particular, how everyday trauma is being managed, and how it affects their life.Please complete the survey herewww.thejobthelife.co.uk/ ...

The Police Dependants' Trust has launched a UK-wide survey aiming to gain a better understanding of officers experiences of working in policing and, in particular, how everyday trauma is being managed, and how it affects their life.Please complete the survey herewww.thejobthelife.co.uk/ ...