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Budget leaves force 'at the mercy of local authorities' says Federation

Scotland's police officers have warned next year's budget won't cover the repair of leaking buildings or replacing their worn out vehicle fleet.

Scottish Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf set the budget

Scottish Justice Secretary Humza Yousaf set the budget

Date - 24th February 2020
By - Chris Smith
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The Scottish Police Federation has warned members of the Scottish Parliament that officers are working in dilapidated buildings, driving worn-out vehicles and using outdated IT equipment due to chronic underfunding. The federation’s analysis...
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