Justice Minister in Dumfries

The Scottish Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill is meeting with drugs enforcement officers in Dumfries today.

It is part of series of visits he's making before the amalgamation of all police forces in Scotland on April the 1st.

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Drug enforcement officers to be praised by minister

The Scottish Justice Minister Kenny MacAskill will today be in Dumfries to praise the efforts of the force in tackling drug gangs.

Dumfries and Galloway has one of the highest incidents of drugs seizures in the country.

Mr MacAskill is touring all forces in Scotland before their amalgamation.

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