Policing (Financial Sustainability)

Part of the debate – in the Scottish Parliament on 15th December 2020.

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Photo of Rhoda Grant Rhoda Grant Labour

Like Audit Scotland reports of the past, the current report highlights the lack of workforce planning. Police Scotland faced a cut of 750 officers last year, but they were saved by an 11th hour reprieve because of Brexit. Will the force face that cut in officers in the coming year? If so, will the officer numbers be sustainable?