Proposal for Clackmannanshire Council & Police Scotland to share office space

Closed 31 Jul 2018

Opened 1 Jun 2018

Feedback Updated 24 Sep 2018

We Asked

We asked for your views on a proposal to co-locate Alloa’s police operations within Clackmannanshire Council’s head quarters in Kilncraigs, Alloa.

You Said

Six key themes have emerged from your feedback:  Service Delivery; Building and Facilities; Parking, Roads and Vehicles; Reception and Risk; Organisational Culture; and Finance and Savings.  The issues of concern to most of the 387 respondents was parking, whilst many felt the proposal would benefit citizens of Clackmannanshire through more opportunities for collaborative working between Police and Clackmannanshire Council. 

We Did

Six short-life task groups have been set up to review each of the feedback themes.  Actions will be identified to address your key concerns and build the basis for business case options.

Overview

Clackmannanshire Council and Police Scotland are exploring the possibility of co-locating police operations in Clackmannanshire at Kilncraigs, Alloa.

The aim of the proposal is to enhance the extensive partnership working which is already in place between the two organisations, and deliver public services which meet the needs of our local communities in a more integrated way.

Police Scotland is committed to maintaining a presence within local communities, and recognises that having accommodation at Kilncraigs can deliver enhanced local visibility and accessibility for the community. This proposal could provide better opportunities to deliver shared priorities by delivering important local services more effectively while maintaining value for money.

Why We Are Consulting

Both organisations would like to know the views of staff, tenants, local residents, businesses and community groups.

Frequently asked questions are available to refer to on the next page which may answer questions you have about this proposal.

What Happens Next

Feedback received will influence the options developed as part of the formal business case process, where more detailed plans could be developed.

Areas

  • All Areas

Audiences

  • Anyone from any background

Interests

  • Policing