It's claimed the move will deplete services in some of the city's most deprived areas.
£10,000 Reward For Fife Murder Info
A charity is offering a reward of up to £10,000 for information on the murder of a man in Fife.
Darren Adie, 42, was found unconscious on a Kirkcaldy street and later died in hospital.
Independent charity Crimestoppers is now offering the reward of up to £10,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible.
Angela Parker, Crimestoppers' national manager for Scotland, said: "The tragic murder of Darren has left his family devastated and wanting answers.
"This is why we are offering a substantial reward for anyone with information to contact Crimestoppers anonymously.
"We don't ask for any personal details, you won't have to speak to the police and you won't have to go to court. Just tell us what you know, not who you are.''
The information will only qualify for the reward if passed to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through the anonymous www.crimestoppers-uk.org online form.
Details given directly to police are not eligible.
Mr Adie's family said he was ''a much-loved son, brother and father''.
He was found unconscious on Tweed Avenue near the junction of Lawson Street at about 6.45pm on Saturday May 28.
Police have launched a murder investigation and are appealing for witnesses to contact them on 101.
Jim McCafferty, 71, who was involved in football in Scotland and Ireland from the 1980s.
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