Outrage at cuts threat to shut police stations
POLICE stations across the north-east could soon be closed to the public and opening hours at others reduced under controversial new cost-cutting plans.
More than 60 offices nationwide will be affected by the proposals to shut front desk “counters" – including Fochabers and Portsoy – while access would also be limited at stations in Forres and Buckie.
The plans would put a stop to face-to-face contact between local officers and members of the public at the stations
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