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Assaults on officers in Scotland at five-year high

And Saturday nights are the peak time for attacks.

On the increase: Violent attacks on officers are up by a fifth

On the increase: Violent attacks on officers are up by a fifth

Date - 19th August 2019
By - Sarah Vesty
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Assaults on officers in Scotland have hit a five-year high with more than 1,600 attacked in just three months.  Police Scotland has reported a 10 per cent increase in the number of ABHs on cops between April and June compared to the same...
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