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Assaults on officers and staff remain above five year average

The number of assaults in Scotland has decreased for the first time since 2015, but the number remains high.

Assaults on officers and staff remain above five year average

Date - 7th June 2022
By - Cachella Smith
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A total of 7,046 incidents were recorded in 2021/22 including officers and staff being punched, kicked and bitten during the course of their duties. While the number has decreased by 251 incidents on the previous year, it remains 8.6 per cent...
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