Investigation update: death following police contact (Stirling) - September 2023

We have been instructed by the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service (COPFS) to investigate the death of a 27-year-old man in Stirling, on 6  September 2023.

Once our investigation has concluded, a report will be sent to COPFS.

Update: a final report was issued to COPFS on 12 March 2024.

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