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Operation of the Police Station Duty Scheme

This page is currently being updated following the introduction of Part 1 of the Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2016.

Further information

If you would like to further information on the Police Station Duty Scheme please contact:


Kingsley Thomas, Head of Criminal Legal Assistance,
Tel. 0131 240 2085 or

Tracy Brown, Duty Plans Officer
Tel. 0131 240 1945 or

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