Current investigations


Here you can find a list of all current investigations, with links to further information.  Where possible when an investigation is concluded we will also publish an investigation report
 

  • 10 July 2015
    PIRC investigation: death of couple following recovery of car at Bannockburn on 8 July 2015

    The Police Investigations & Review Commissioner is investigating the circumstances surrounding the deaths of 28-year-old John Yuill and 25-year-old Lamara Bell following the recovery of a car close to the M9 motorway at Bannockburn on 8 July 2015. The Commissioner has now submitted an interim report to the Lord Advocate and will undertake further enquiries as required.


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  • 4 May 2015
    PIRC Investigation: Crown directed investigation into death in police custody in Kirkcaldy on 3 May

    The Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) has directed the Police Investigations & Review Commissioner (PIRC) to carry out an independent investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of 31 year old Sheku Ahmed Tejan Bayoh in Kirkcaldy on Sunday 3 May who had been detained by police shortly before his death. The Commissioner has now submitted an interim report to the Lord Advocate and is undertaking further enquiries as required.


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