Scot Squad. Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson (Jack Docherty).

Scot Squad

BBC Scotland and BBC One Scotland and BBC Two Scotland sitcom about police officers. 31 episodes (pilot + 5 series), 2012 - 2019. Stars Jack Docherty, Jordan Young, Sally Reid, Ashley Smith and others.

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Scot Squad. Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson (Jack Docherty). Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

The Chief's Election Interviews

Chief Commissioner Miekelson talks to politicians ahead of the election, and offers some of his own advice.

Further details

Scot Squad character Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson, leader of the fictional Scottish Police Force, sits down with Scotland's politicians to ask them questions on a range of topics, from their manifestos to developments on the campaign trail.

Miekelson is well used to collaborating with politicians when it comes to upholding the law. He also shares leadership notes with them and even chips in a few campaigning tips of his own. This is politics 'chiefsplained' for the people of Scotland.

The leaders are...

Jackson Carlaw, acting leader of the Scottish Conservatives.
Scot Squad. Image shows from L to R: Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson (Jack Docherty), Jackson Carlaw. Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Richard Leonard, leader of Scottish Labour.
Scot Squad. Image shows from L to R: Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson (Jack Docherty), Richard Leonard. Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Willie Rennie, leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats.
Scot Squad. Image shows from L to R: Willie Rennie, Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson (Jack Docherty). Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Nicola Sturgeon, leader of the SNP and current First Minister.
Scot Squad. Image shows from L to R: Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson (Jack Docherty), Nicola Sturgeon. Copyright: The Comedy Unit.

Broadcast details

This episode is currently available on BBC iPlayer

Date
Wednesday 4th December 2019
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Scotland
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jack Docherty Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson
    Guest cast
    Jackson Carlaw Self
    Richard Leonard Self
    Willie Rennie Self
    Nicola Sturgeon Self
    Writing team
    Joe Hullait Story Producer
    Production team
    Iain Davidson Director
    Carol-Anne Henderson 1st Assistant Director
    Rab Christie Executive Producer
    Marie McDonald Producer
    Gavin Smith Executive Producer
    Simon Hamilton Editor
    Craig McKirdy Director of Photography
    Nicole Tulloch Make-up Designer
    Ryan Clachrie Production Designer

    Press

    The Scottish party leaders faced a TV grilling last night from the Chief Commissioner of Scot Squad - a Scottish sitcom series.

    It proved to be one of the best political TV moments of the election thanks to the talent of interviewer Cameron Miekelson who made both the leaders and viewers crack up. Marr could learn a lot...

    Order Order, 5th December 2019
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