Chief Superintendent George MacDonald has been appointed as Police Scotland’s new
divisional commander for the Highland and Islands.
Mr MacDonald takes over from superintendent Philip MacRae who will now be responsible
for partnership working across the region.
Originally from North Sutherland, Mr MacDonald began his career with Grampian Police
in 1991. His police career has seen him undertake a variety of roles, including operational
policing at all ranks, CID, Intelligence and extensive partnership working with public,
private and voluntary sectors.
He has previously worked both within Aberdeen City and the rural communities of Aberdeenshire