Compensation paid out by Police Scotland has hit nationally low levels
‘In 2015-16 the force paid out £1.27m in damages as a result of 516 claims, up from almost £1.17m the previous year and just under £1m in 2013/14.’
These figures were obtained by the Scottish Conservatives under freedom of information legislation (FoI) and then of course immediately headlined and repeated as often as they could by BBC Scotland. They did mention that:
‘Police Scotland said the compensation payments were a “tiny percentage” of their £1.1bn annual budget.’ ….
Author : Prof. John Robertson
Source : Thought Control Scotland
Original Publication Date : Jan 4, 2017
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