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'Staggering' increase in time taken to respond to 101 calls

ACC says many discontinued 101 calls are cases where callers have been instructed to hang up and dial 999.

'Staggering' increase in time taken to respond to 101 calls

Date - 24th January 2022
By - Gary Mason
Almost two million calls to Police Scotland  - the vast majority to the 101 number  - were abandoned by the caller before being picked up. Statistics released to the Scottish Tories under freedom of information found that 1,878,727 calls...
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