Police Complaints:
Statistics for Scotland


Police Scotland are responsible for producing figures on complaints made about them which are presented at quarterly meetings of the Scottish Police Authority. Please go to the following link and click on the relevant year, then the date of the meeting covering the three month period you wish to view, before scrolling down to 'Professional Standards Department Report'.

Previously, the PIRC produced reports providing the data on complaints made by members of the public. The years 2012-13 and 2013-14 can be accessed below and those dating back to 2008-09 can be accessed in our archive section

Police Complaints: Statistics for Scotland 2013-14 - pageflip version

Police Complaints: Statistics for Scotland 2013-14

Police Complaints: Statistics for Scotland 2012-13

Police Complaints: Statistics for Scotland 2012-13 Supplementary Tables

Central Scotland Police report 2012-13
Dumfries and Galloway Constabulary report 2012-13
Fife Constabulary report 2012-13
Grampian Police report 2012-13
Lothian and Borders Police report 2012-13
Northern Constabulary report 2012-13
Strathclyde Police report 2012-13
Tayside Police report 2012-13

Access the full Police Complaints: Statistics for Scotland archive