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

Scot Squad

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Scotland / BBC One Scotland / BBC Two Scotland
  • 2012 - 2022
  • 46 episodes (7 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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Series 4, Episode 2

Scot Squad. Image shows from L to R: Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson (Jack Docherty), Barbara Edwards (Lorraine McIntosh). Copyright: The Comedy Unit
The traffic cops tackle a dodgy driver, detectives smash a smuggling operation and the Chief bravely faces up to a blast from his past with Lorraine McIntosh guest starring as his ex-wife.

Preview clips

Further details

This week, a dodgy driver catches the eye of PCs Hugh McKirdy and Surjit Singh while extreme piggy-backing is on offer from PC Jack McLaren, much to the delight of his police partner, Sarah Fletcher.

The Chief is no stranger to tricky confrontations but being on a criminal rehabilitation panel with his ex-wife, Barbara Edwards, proves unsettling and bizarrely flirtatious.

DCs Megan Squire and Andrea McGill find a sombre setting for smuggling while Bobby's confused about his democratic right to vote and, as usual, turns to Officer Karen for guidance.

Special Operations presents a whole new set of policing problems, as Sgt Ray McCoy reveals. When a very important dignitary requires a level of protection far beyond the call of duty, Ray steps in to protect his modesty and uphold the law.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 22nd November 2017
BBC One Scotland
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 30th July 2020 10:00pm BBC Scotland
Friday 31st July 2020 11:30pm BBC Scotland
Monday 13th September 2021 11:00pm BBC Scotland

Cast & crew

Jack Docherty Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson
Jordan Young PC Jack McLaren
Sally Reid PC Sarah Fletcher
Manjot Sumal PC Surjit Singh
Graeme Stevely (as Grado) PC Hugh McKirdy
Karen Bartke Sergeant Karen Ann Millar
Darren Connell Bobby Muir
Julie Wilson Nimmo DC Megan Squire
Louise McCarthy DC Andrea McGill
Joe Hullait Narrator
Guest cast
James Devoy Sgt. Ray McCoy
Jamie MacDonald Jamie Rutherford
Gerry McLaughlin Deputy Prime Minister Gert Strubers
Kirsty Strain Mother
Lorraine McIntosh Barbara Edwards
Liam Garrelly Barry Greenhorne
Writing team
Joe Hullait Writer
Chris Grady Writer
Production team
Iain Davidson Director
Carol-Anne Henderson 1st Assistant Director
Iain Davidson Producer
Ewan Angus Executive Producer
Rab Christie Executive Producer
Simon Hamilton Editor
Andy Drummond Production Designer
April MacTavish Costume Designer
Craig McKirdy Director of Photography
Nicole Tulloch Make-up Designer


Budget Cuts

PC McKirdy and PC Singh have to tackle crime while battling with budget cuts.

Featuring: Manjot Sumal (PC Surjit Singh) & Grado (PC Hugh McKirdy).


Interview: Lorraine McIntosh in Scot Squad

After starring in Still Game and Bon Voyage at the SSE Hydro this year she's ready for her latest side-splitting role.

Steve Hendry, Daily Record, 22nd November 2017

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