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Risks

1. Does the Policing 2026 strategy identify and acknowledge the main risks, challenges, opportunities and demands likely to impact on policing over the next 10 years?

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Focus

2. Do you agree the main areas of focus proposed within the Policing 2026 strategy are the right ones to deliver an enhanced policing service?

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Methods

3. Do you agree the methods proposed within this strategy are the right ones to deliver an improved policing service?

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Please tell us why you think this is the right or wrong approach?
Investment in technology is crucial. Police systems are outdated and don't talk to each other. By equipping frontline officers properly they will be more productive. Police Scotland could learn from other similar countries like Australia and New Zealand who equip their officers with latest iPhones

Performance

4. The Policing 2026 Strategy states that public confidence will be a key measure of success and the effectiveness of Police performance. Do you agree with this approach?

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Public trust and confidence Is crucial if Police Csotlabd is going to police effectively and with consent. It's absolutely crucial to bring the public on the journey of change too. The role of the public must be meaningful

Workforce

5. The Policing 2026 strategy highlights that we will need to re-shape our organisation with a workforce focussed on having the right skills and capacity to meet future challenges. Do you agree with this approach?

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Overstretched, ill equipped officers who dont have the training to perform basic IT tasks surely can't investigate complex cyber crime. The right skills mix and an investment in training is crucial.

Clear & Understandable

6. Is the strategy presented in a clear and understandable way?

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10. Are you responding as an individual or an organisation?

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