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05th Jun

Special constable reflects on "eye opening" role

By Donald Turvill | DNG24

Special constable reflects on

Special constables are a vital component of Police Scotland; they wear the same uniform as regular officers and receive extensive training to equip them for what they may face. But ‘specials’ fit their policing work into their free time, other jobs and family life. Reporter Donald Turvill spoke to one of Dumfries and Galloway’s special constables and found out how they support regular officers, like those pictured.

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Top business award for Gretna Green team

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