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PoliceScotland counter closures

Scotland's Chief Constable says having officers at public counters in police stations is old-fashioned. Police counters at seven stations in the Borders and Dumfries and Galloway have been earmarked for closure, although the stations will remain.

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Full Report: Public anger over police counter closures

There has been an angry response to plans to reduce public access to police stations across Southern Scotland.

Police counters at seven stations in the Borders and Dumfries and Galloway have been earmarked for closure, although the stations will remain.

Police Scotland says it has to save 60 million pounds from its national budget.

It claims the affected police stations are not used very much by members of the public and says the money could be better spent.

Watch the full report from Matthew Taylor below.

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