As if that's not bad enough, when they were then asked to assist to take the vulnerable woman to hospital they refused.
Seems to be the MO for Police Scotland these days.
They don't mind dragging the poorest and most vulnerable people in our society in to a court of law knowing they are less likely to be able to defend themselves and they can get an easy conviction against them.
But when it comes to actually helping and protecting the poor and vulnerable they just don't want to know.
We certainly know who's side Police Scotland are on these days - and it's not the public's, that's for sure.
Just out of interest I thought I'd Google the words police + scotland.
Here's what came up:
Look at the top result and the byline.
It reads "Police Scotland - Keeping People Safe"
Someone at Police Scotland is having a laugh, surely?