BAFF in the news

Apr 2018

13 - BAFF former Chairman Douglas Young took part in a discussion on BBC Radio Scotland about a trial scheme proposed by Maurice Corry MSP involving veterans joining Police Scotland initially part-time as special constables, with further opportunities for promotion in the futuretrial scheme proposed by Maurice Corry MSP involving veterans joining Police Scotland initially part-time as special constables, with further opportunities for promotion in the future. Pointing out that veterans were generally a very attractive proposition for any employer, Young felt that such a scheme could be of benefit, although he agreed with Scottish Police Federation General Secretary Calum Steele that policing and military roles were (rightly) very different forms of uniformed public service.

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