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Community cop situation in Mayfield is ‘disappointing’

Mayfield Community Council chairman Robert Hogg

Mayfield Community Council chairman Robert Hogg

Mayfield Community Council is angry after their two local community police officers left just weeks after a fatal stabbing in the area.

Chairman Robert Hogg is “disappointed” that nobody from the police had attended their meetings since 28-year-old man Craig Esson died in November.

Inspector Michelle Ritchie said: “We have a dedicated community officer for Midlothian East and we have committed a community officer to each of the six Midlothian ward areas. We welcome discussing this with members of the community council in person to make sure they are fully updated.”

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