ACPOS


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ACPOS

abbreviation for ASSOCIATION Of CHIEF POLICE OffICERS IN SCOTLAND.
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An ACPOS spokesman said: "The games were used to allow those using them to get used to the PDAs and have since been disabled.
During the initial consultation, ACPOS said the plan would "affect frontline policing delivery" and that "any change programme will increase the risk of a fall in performance over the short term.
An ACPOS spokesman added: "The public should be reassured the number does not reflect 27 people who have been unaccounted for over a long period of time.
ACPOS secretary William Rae told the justice committee considering the Bill in March: "Individuals who would commit crimes of a sexual nature rarely come into police custody and opportunities to record their fingerprints and DNA are limited.
ACPOS confirmed the review will get under way to see if any lessons could be learned.
Assistant Chief Constable Allan Moffat, from police chiefs' body ACPOS, said: "By travelling, motorists may be putting themselves at serious risk.
The campaign, which is coordinated by ACPOS, will run until Monday.
Assistant chief constable Iain Livingstone, ACPOS head of public protection, said: "We know that children have been protected from harm as a result of the disclosures we have made and the practical steps that have followed.
Maureen Brown, Assistant Chief Constable and Youth Issues Portfolio Holder of ACPOS, sponsors of the Unsung Hero award, says:
ACPOS have imposed what is effectively a blanket ban and that can't be healthy.
ACPOS spokesman Stuart Wilson said: "We want to know who is driving them, are they insured and are they roadworthy.
He is now one of Scotland's most respected policemen and a leading figure with top brass outfit ACPOS.