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

Scot Squad

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Scotland / BBC One Scotland / BBC Two Scotland
  • 2012 - 2023
  • 49 episodes (8 series)

Semi-improvised documentary spoof following the Scottish police force. Stars Jack Docherty, Jordan Young, Sally Reid, Ashley Smith, Chris Forbes and more.

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2021 Specials, Episode 1 - The Chief Does Democracy

Scot Squad. Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson (Jack Docherty). Copyright: The Comedy Unit
Before the public goes to the polls, Scotland's most fairminded man, Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson, straddles Scotia on a democratic odyssey.

Further details

Mixing comedy, politics and travelogue, Miekelson grills party leaders, meets the great Scottish people, questions candidates, talks truth to power and covers all the big issues ahead of the Scottish Parliament election. The Chief also examines what the notion of democracy means today. Remaining neutral throughout, Scotland's ultimate policeman uncovers all the crucial evidence you need before you cast your vote for the Scottish Parliament.

Broadcast details

Thursday 29th April 2021
BBC Scotland
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 3rd May 2021 11:00pm BBC Scotland

Cast & crew

Jack Docherty Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson
Guest cast
Willie Rennie Self
Nicola Sturgeon Self
Mary Black Self
Nancy Bone Self
Erin Campbell Self
George Galloway Self
Ray Gregory Self
Josh Kennedy Self
Claire Lim Self
Kenny MacAskill Self
Sandy McIntosh Self
Shaheeda Sinckler (as Nova Scotia The Truth) Self
James Ritchie Self
Douglas Ross Self
Anas Sarwar Self
Lorna Slater Self
Brian Taylor Self
Writing team
Aidan Fitzmaurice Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart McPherson Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Iain Davidson Director
Gavin Smith Executive Producer
Rab Christie Executive Producer
Suzi Cassidy Line Producer
Marie McDonald Producer
Lee McKellar Editor
Craig McKirdy Director of Photography
Carole K. Fraser Costume Designer
Nicole Tulloch Make-up Designer

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