Special branch

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Dear Police Scotland,
Under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
I would like to know the following,

I have recently come across information from a retired Police Scotland officer that Police Scotland has a “special branch” providing specialist detective powers and close protection so,

1) Does Police Scotland currently or have ever had a “special branch”

Yours faithfully,

Aaron McCann

Police Scotland

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Good afternoon

Please find attached the service response to your information request.

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Dear FOI Glasgow,

Thanks very much! I received all the info I wanted

Yours sincerely,

Aaron McCann