@policescotland - Twitter Profile Analysis

Analysis of 200 tweets by Police Scotland, from 06 Jun 2022 to 24 Sep 2022.

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Top Tweets by @policescotland

Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
We're very proud of retired PD Luna and Constable Linda McBride who have been recognised with the Lifesaver award from the Thin Blue Paw Foundation for the 38 lives they helped save while working together. 🐾 🐶 Read more about the Lifesaver award here ➡ https://t.co/QFWJX3VRQ5
23 Sep, 2022 - 04:00 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
We're recruiting for vacancies within our Service Centres in Bilston Glen and Govan, where you will provide the highest possible standard of service by responding to all emergency and non-emergency calls. For more information and to apply please visit ➡ https://t.co/SZjOKZDtDw
22 Sep, 2022 - 10:01 AM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Roads closed earlier today to allow Her Majesty The Queen's cortege to travel to Edinburgh Airport are now being re-opened.
13 Sep, 2022 - 04:55 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Significant travel disruption is expected today as Her Majesty The Queen’s coffin is taken from St Giles’ Cathedral to Edinburgh Airport. Numerous road closures will be in place along the route from 1pm. Please see @Edinburgh_CC website for details ➡️ https://t.co/lcLzrqkDl5
13 Sep, 2022 - 07:09 AM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Temporary airspace restrictions are in place in Edinburgh from 10 – 13 September 2022 as part of security measures. Restrictions apply to all aircrafts, including drones, and covers the Royal Mile area. For more info, visit ➡️ https://t.co/sIJ4fOSenE
12 Sep, 2022 - 01:22 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Police officers will be out on the streets of Edinburgh today. They are here to keep you safe so please say hello and remember if you see something that doesn’t seem right, report it to them and follow their advice.
12 Sep, 2022 - 07:30 AM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
If you're planning to travel to Balmoral to pay your respects to Her Majesty the Queen, use the park and ride facilities organised by @Aberdeenshire. In place tomorrow from Ballater at Monaltrie Park and Braemar Castle from 8am until 7pm. More info ➡️ https://t.co/1zE2c0mWQ3
09 Sep, 2022 - 03:14 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Her Majesty The Queen - statement from the Chief Constable Full statement https://t.co/8UePqCa3oL
08 Sep, 2022 - 09:41 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Murder of Peter Coshan We can now confirm the body which was discovered in Northumberland has been identified as 75-year-old Peter Coshan. The body was found on land close to the A696 near the village of Kirkwhelpington on Sunday,4 September. More info https://t.co/gfSWfrOner
07 Sep, 2022 - 05:11 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
The policing family honoured officers who died on duty during the @ScotPolMemorial annual service of remembrance at our headquarters, Tulliallan, today. Our Chief @CC_Livingstone welcomed and thanked guests including @KeithBrownSNP
07 Sep, 2022 - 04:13 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
We’re continuing to support the @ScotGovJustice Offensive Weapons Surrender & Compensation Scheme. If you have a weapon to surrender visit the @scotgov website ➡️ https://t.co/kVPEG5TKiM Or hand it into a designated police station by 30 September 2022. https://t.co/iznVFjpsoj
05 Sep, 2022 - 01:56 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Officers investigating the murder of Peter Coshan, 75, have recovered the body of a man in Northumberland. The body was found on land close to the A696 near the village of Kirkwhelpington. Mr Coshan's family have been made aware. Full statement: https://t.co/seSc8jlhgP
04 Sep, 2022 - 12:18 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
We are aware of a fault where in enquiries and reports sent via our non-emergency online reporting forms not being received. Messages sent between 3pm on Wed, 31 Aug and 6am on Thurs, 1 Sept may have not been received.
03 Sep, 2022 - 11:21 AM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Got a question about drones? For advice and guidance please visit the Civil Aviation Authority website ➡️ https://t.co/NtwEQzRljg If you see a drone flying in an area you don’t think it should be, contact us on 101. For more info and advice, visit ➡️ https://t.co/gptO7CScqS
02 Sep, 2022 - 02:03 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Detectives investigating the murder of Peter Coshan are appealing for information to trace the movements of a motor vehicle in the Scottish Borders and Northumberland area of England between Monday, 15 August, 2022 and Tuesday, 16 August, 2022. More: https://t.co/NXoOiNA74q
31 Aug, 2022 - 10:34 AM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
In Police Scotland no two days are the same and no two careers are the same. No two police officers are the same either but all are united in their goal to help keep people safe. Be the difference your community needs. Apply now ➡️ https://t.co/GgR9oRVj8W #BeTheDifference
30 Aug, 2022 - 03:30 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Today @CC_Livingstone addressed a seminar of advocates and experts at an event hosted by @COSLA and the @ScotPolAuth to support development of Police Scotland’s strategy to tackle and prevent violence against women and girls in Scotland. #VAWGStrategy
30 Aug, 2022 - 11:37 AM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Graduated? Travelled or working but not sure what to do next? It was the same for PC Reece Ward. Hear him talk about his route into policing. Want to apply? Visit ➡️ https://t.co/fUbhnGLg4N #BeTheDifference
26 Aug, 2022 - 03:45 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Looking to set up CCTV at home? Info and advice about installation of private CCTV can be found on the Information Commissioner’s office website ➡️ https://t.co/KCSxQowWcu For more info and advice on matters that are not for police, visit ➡️ https://t.co/gptO7CAB2i
25 Aug, 2022 - 06:02 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Officers across Scotland have been working to keep people safe this week. @GreaterGlasgPol were on the beat in the city’s parks. Officers want everyone to be able to enjoy Glasgow’s green spaces safely without concerns of antisocial behaviour. #YourPolice 👇🧵
22 Aug, 2022 - 12:24 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
As the summer holidays come to an end, remember to stay vigilant and be aware of your surroundings. Report anything that doesn't seem right to an event steward or the police. Trust your instincts and ACT. In an emergency call 999. #CommunitiesDefeatTerrorism
22 Aug, 2022 - 08:00 AM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Recently graduated? Not sure what to do next? What about joining the police? Policing is challenging and varied but hugely rewarding. Interested? Visit➡️ https://t.co/BEKJIc2CAH #BeTheDifference
18 Aug, 2022 - 01:00 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Over 290 offences were detected during the two week Summer Drink and Drug Campaign between Monday 4 July and Sunday 17 July in which 585 roadside breath screening tests and 152 roadside drug test were conducted. (1/3) #RoadSafety
15 Aug, 2022 - 02:43 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Officers have been busy keeping people safe in their local communities. Here’s what they've been up to... In @Lanarkshire_Pol, PC McCrone & PC Fothergill hosted a crime prevention stall at Hamilton Market, where they got to share helpful advice with the locals. 👇🧵 #YourPolice
15 Aug, 2022 - 10:35 AM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
💡 Share your ideas about what we can do within and with Scotland's communities to end violence against women and girls. Let's all work together. To take part, visit ➡️ https://t.co/bSpZfZTiLH
12 Aug, 2022 - 04:05 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
How can we make Scotland a safe place for women and girls? We want to hear from our communities, so that your experiences & ideas inform what we do. 💬 If you're aged 16 or over we want to learn more about your experiences. Share your story via ➡️ https://t.co/mA6Nn8hE5M
12 Aug, 2022 - 04:04 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Have you thought about becoming a police officer? PC Toni Davie worked in human resources before she joined the police. Hear what made her decide to join and how she finds working on the beat. Want to apply? Visit ➡️ https://t.co/yV65ez0u0M #BeTheDifference
12 Aug, 2022 - 09:00 AM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Family statement and update in relation to Skye incidents The family of 47-year-old John MacKinnon have released a statement through Police Scotland following his death in Skye yesterday. More information: https://t.co/xN9stoug5S
11 Aug, 2022 - 03:30 PM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
We've issued an update regarding the incidents on Skye & in Wester Ross. A 47-year man died and three other people, a 32-year-old woman, a 63-year-old woman and man also aged 63, were injured. For more - https://t.co/Et2FZ5ViH9
11 Aug, 2022 - 11:13 AM UTC
Police Scotland
@PoliceScotland
Update - incidents on Skye & in Wester Ross A 47-year-old man has died and three others injured after a series of incidents on Skye and in Wester Ross during the morning of Wednesday, 10 August. More information: https://t.co/mRrHrTi5HR
10 Aug, 2022 - 04:50 PM UTC

Top Retweets by @policescotland

Traffic Scotland
@trafficscotland
Planning to travel to London? #PlanAhead and check with transport operators👇 🔹 @NationalHways - roads in England 🔹 @TfL - travel in London 🔹 @nationalexpress - bus travel 🔹 @TravelineScot - public transport 🔹@EDI_Airport @GLA_Airport for flight info
18 Sep, 2022 - 11:57 AM UTC
Traffic Scotland
@trafficscotland
Planning to travel to London? #PlanAhead and check with transport operators👇 🔹 @NationalHways - roads in England 🔹 @TfL - travel in London 🔹 @nationalexpress - bus travel 🔹 @TravelineScot - public transport 🔹@EDI_Airport @GLA_Airport for flight info
17 Sep, 2022 - 01:55 PM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
The Lying at Rest in St Giles’ has now ended. You can pay your final respects to the Queen by visiting the route the cortege will travel to the airport. There is also a floral tribute at the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Find the route here: https://t.co/BTcZQZsYer
13 Sep, 2022 - 02:01 PM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
UPDATE: The roads below will now be subject to closure between 3.30pm to 6.30pm: 🔵 Johnstone Terrace 🔵 Lothian Road 🔵 Queensferry Street 🔵 Dean Bridge 🔵 Queensferry Road 🔵 Maybury Road More information at https://t.co/kIeHo9WD6B
13 Sep, 2022 - 12:36 PM UTC
The City of Edinburgh Council
@Edinburgh_CC
The second phase of road closures has been brought forward by 30 mins to allow as many people as possible to safely view the departure of Her Majesty The Queen. You can find full details of the route and road closures on our website: https://t.co/iBiT5uCkQV
13 Sep, 2022 - 12:08 PM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
The queue has now closed. Please do not attempt to join the queue. Over 26,000 people have already had a chance to pay their last respects. We are doing everything we can to ensure that those currently in the queue can do so before 3pm, when the Lying at Rest will end.
13 Sep, 2022 - 11:16 AM UTC
The City of Edinburgh Council
@Edinburgh_CC
A pop-up park & ride is open today at the Royal Highland Showground until 9pm (all cars must be collected by 9pm). A free shuttle bus will run from there to Ingliston Park & Ride, where people can take the tram to travel into the city.
13 Sep, 2022 - 10:36 AM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
Crowds are expected in Edinburgh today as the official cortege for Her Majesty The Queen will travel from the Royal Mile to Edinburgh Airport. ℹ There will be significant disruption to travel along the route, with numerous road closures from 1pm. Find out more ⬇
13 Sep, 2022 - 10:00 AM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
As expected, the queue times are very long and you may not reach the front of the queue in time. If you decide to queue: 🔵There is no guarantee that you will be given entry to St Giles 🔵Come prepared and dressed for the weather
13 Sep, 2022 - 09:38 AM UTC
The City of Edinburgh Council
@Edinburgh_CC
We're expecting significant disruption in Edinburgh today as Her Majesty The Queen’s coffin is taken from St Giles’ Cathedral to Edinburgh Airport. Numerous road closures will be in place along the route from 1pm. You can find full details on our website: https://t.co/iBiT5uCkQV
13 Sep, 2022 - 08:34 AM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
Update from the vigil for Her Majesty the Queen at St Giles’ Cathedral: 🔵The approximate wait time is currently 1 hour but expected to lengthen this morning 🔵If you come be prepared for long queues Further details can be found at https://t.co/GHIJFyMaOF
13 Sep, 2022 - 08:19 AM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
Update from the vigil for Her Majesty the Queen at St Giles’ Cathedral: 🔵The approximate wait time is currently 45 mins but expected to lengthen this morning 🔵If you come be prepared for long queues Further details can be found at https://t.co/GHIJFyMaOF
13 Sep, 2022 - 07:18 AM UTC
Traffic Scotland
@trafficscotland
Where possible, consider using public transport or Park & Ride and leave extra time for your journey. Leave plenty of extra time for your journey and plan ahead. Check with @lothianbuses and @edinburghtrams for updates. @edintravel have details on road closures in the city.
13 Sep, 2022 - 07:00 AM UTC
ScotRail
@ScotRail
Travelling to Edinburgh today? Trains will be extremely busy, so please plan ahead. You may need to queue at Edinburgh Waverley and other major stations. It’s important you use Edinburgh Waverley when travelling to/from the cathedral.
13 Sep, 2022 - 06:08 AM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
Update from the vigil for Her Majesty the Queen at St Giles’ Cathedral: 🔵The approximate wait time is roughly two hours but expected to lengthen this morning 🔵Come prepared and dressed for the weather Further details can be found at https://t.co/GHIJFyMaOF
13 Sep, 2022 - 05:07 AM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
Queue times for the Vigil for Her Majesty the Queen at St Giles’ Cathedral are very long. You may have to queue through the night. 🔵If you come, be prepared for the weather as the temperature has dropped 🔵Think about how you’ll get home - public transport is limited overnight
12 Sep, 2022 - 09:47 PM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
Be aware that there are very long waits for the vigil for Her Majesty the Queen at St Giles’ Cathedral: 🔵 Waiting times for the vigil queue stretch past midnight. 🔵 Come prepared and dressed for the weather as long queues are expected 🔵 The temperature will drop overnight
12 Sep, 2022 - 07:27 PM UTC
The City of Edinburgh Council
@Edinburgh_CC
The route for HM The Queen's final journey from St Giles' Cathedral to Edinburgh Airport tomorrow has been confirmed. Plan ahead and monitor for updates. https://t.co/aToMhObxVK
12 Sep, 2022 - 06:12 PM UTC
The City of Edinburgh Council
@Edinburgh_CC
As expected the city centre is extremely busy at present. Measures are in place to direct the public to less crowded areas but if you are coming into Edinburgh, please expect significant delays and queues. Your support and patience is very much appreciated.
12 Sep, 2022 - 12:12 PM UTC
Transport Scotland
@transcotland
If you do travel to pay your respects in person, it's vital that you #PlanAhead. 🔹 Use public transport and park and ride options 🔹 Be prepared to stand for long periods 🔹 Follow @PoliceScotland advice 🔹 Check @trafficscotland updates 🔹 Plan your journey @TravelineScot
12 Sep, 2022 - 11:31 AM UTC
Traffic Scotland
@trafficscotland
Please only travel into Edinburgh today if absolutely have to. Roads in and around Edinburgh are already extremely busy, with road closures in place. Work from home if you can. If you must travel please consider alternative routes or public transport. Check with @edintravel
12 Sep, 2022 - 10:40 AM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
Her Majesty The Queen will Lie at Rest in St Giles’ Cathedral in Edinburgh. The public will be able to pay their respects from 1730 on Monday 12 September until 1500 on Tuesday 13 September. Very large crowds are expected and Edinburgh will be very busy. Find out more ⬇️
12 Sep, 2022 - 08:17 AM UTC
Traffic Scotland
@trafficscotland
Where possible, consider using public transport or Park & Ride and leave extra time for your journey. Leave plenty of extra time for your journey and plan ahead. Check with @lothianbuses and @edinburghtrams for updates. @edintravel have details on road closures in the city.
12 Sep, 2022 - 07:58 AM UTC
The City of Edinburgh Council
@Edinburgh_CC
Roads and public transport across Edinburgh will be extremely busy today and tomorrow due to the those wishing to pay their final respects to Her Majesty The Queen. Plan your journey in advance. https://t.co/SDOxz2YQMB
12 Sep, 2022 - 07:55 AM UTC
Network Rail Scotland
@NetworkRailSCOT
Looking to travel to a ceremonial or commemorative event? We expect services and stations to be busy so please plan ahead and check before you travel. Please check @nationalrailenq or your train operator’s website. For London travel information check @TfL @RailDeliveryGrp
12 Sep, 2022 - 07:10 AM UTC
Traffic Scotland
@trafficscotland
Consider taking public transport or Park & Ride options, as there will be several road closures in the centre of Edinburgh. Leave plenty of extra time for your journey, check with @on_lothianbuses / @EdinburghTrams @edintravel have full details on road closures in the city.
12 Sep, 2022 - 06:00 AM UTC
Traffic Scotland
@trafficscotland
Where possible, consider using public transport or Park & Ride and leave extra time for your journey. Leave plenty of extra time for your journey and plan ahead. Check with @lothianbuses and @edinburghtrams for updates. @edintravel have details on road closures in the city.
11 Sep, 2022 - 06:00 PM UTC
Scottish Government
@scotgov
If you're heading out to attend ceremonial events today or in the coming days: ✅ Plan your journey and check travel advice ✅ Dress for the weather ✅ Bring water ✅ Prepare for long periods of standing ✅ Expect large crowds ✅ Look out for each other
11 Sep, 2022 - 01:02 PM UTC
Traffic Scotland
@trafficscotland
If you have to travel by car, allow extra time for travel before and after your plans. Plan ahead and use Park & Ride and public transport where possible. Please also stay on the pavements and at the side of the road. Please do not encroach on the carriageway at any time.
11 Sep, 2022 - 11:30 AM UTC

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19 - scotgov
11 - trafficscotland
7 - Edinburgh_CC
4 - Aberdeenshire
2 - fire_scot
2 - WaterSafetyScot
2 - metoffice
2 - transcotland
2 - ScotRail
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51 - PoliceScotland
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6 - #YourPolice
4 - #CommunitiesDefeatTerrorism
2 - #Pride
2 - #TheOpen
2 - #SpeakUpInterrupt
1 - #VolunteersWeek
1 - #ProjectServator
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4 - @ScotGovJustice
4 - @CC_Livingstone
3 - @RandA
2 - @FifePolice
2 - TheOpen
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2 - @KeithBrownSNP
1 - @PolScotCollege
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