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.

Another series is in development.

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

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

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
Rab Christie Executive Producer
Marie McDonald Producer
Gavin Smith Executive Producer
Simon Hamilton Editor
Ryan Clachrie Production Designer
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