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Scotland's new unified police force replaces eight regional constabularies

PUBLISHED April 1, 2013

For nearly 40 years, the farming and fishing counties of Dumfries and Galloway have been home to the smallest police force in the UK. But now the tiny force of just 535 officers tucked away in the south-west of Scotland has been swallowed up in the largest policing merger of the modern era.

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