One CHR has been published by the Review team this week, which addressed eight complaints made against Police Scotland.

In PIRC/00082/20, the complaints in this case arose after the applicant was charged with engaging in a course of conduct which caused fear or alarm.

We have found that Police Scotland handled complaints 1 to 4 to reasonable standard but not so complaints 5 to 8. Consequently, we have made two recommendations to address the shortcomings in Police Scotland’s handling of the complaints. We have recommended that Police Scotland conducts further enquiry into complaint 7 and issues a fresh response to complaints 7 and 8.

Our recommendations should be implemented by Police Scotland within two months.

Read the full Executive Summary HERE:

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