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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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We would welcome any view you have.
REMOTE POLICING, I.E. FROM A VEHICLE OR STATION IS DETRIMENTAL TO SAFETY

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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Please tell us why you think these are the right or wrong areas of focus?
BECOMING MORE FIXATED ON ABSTRACT DEVELOPMENTS AND NOT COMMUNITY BIASED

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?
SEE PREVIOUS ANSWER

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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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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We would welcome any views you have.
A FULLY MANNED SERVICE, ABLE TO ADAPT BECAUSE OF THIS, WOULD BE THE CORRECT APPROACH.CUTTING NUMBERS AND THEN SPECIALISING IS COUNTER PRODUCTIVE AND WILL LEAD TO DISASTER.

Clear & Understandable

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

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Yes
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We would welcome any views you have.
IT IS PRESUMPTIVE AND IS FOCUSSED ON A REDUCTION IN MANPOWER. GOBBLDEGOOK ABOUT ADAPTATION AND DEVELOPEMENT IS A SMOKESCREEN. CRIME IS CRIME. USE ADEQUATE NUMBERS IN DIFFERENT DEPARTMENTS AND YOU MAY SOLVE SOME

Other views

7. We would welcome any additional views you have on our strategy and how it will affect you, or any other person.

We would welcome any views you have.
POLICE SCOTLAND HAS BECOME REMOTE FROM THEIR COMMUNITIES. THIS HAS LED TO MORE DISTRUST BOTH WAYS AND LESS RESPECT FOR THE LAW.

About you

8. What is your name?

Name
GORDON KER

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

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I am answering on behalf of an organisation