Date lodged: 25 October 2018
To ask the Scottish Government what its response is to the reported comment by the general secretary of the Scottish Police Federation that officers are working without breaks and beyond their working hours.
Answered by: Humza Yousaf 13 November 2018
The operational deployment of police officers is a matter for the Chief Constable of Police Scotland. The Scottish Government's Fair Work agenda asks that all employers respect personal and family life and we also expect all employers to work within the working time legislation.