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Report highlights stress, exhaustion and depression among police THE levels of stress, exhaustion and depression among police officers in Scotland have been highlighted in a new study from a Canadian academic. Research by professor Linda Duxbury, from Carleton University in Ottawa, was sponsored by the Scottish...

Hundreds comes forward in Tayside and Fife to report ‘psychological’ domestic abuse law change Local police have received more than 200 reports of coercive control since new laws came into force at the start of April. The new Domestic Abuse (Scotland) Act 2018 makes it an...

Presumption of racism is an insult to police officers The death of any person in police custody will always be a matter of public interest. Recent public statements, however, would suggest that public interest is less of a consideration than public opinion, and a drive to...