I consider myself very privileged to serve as the Deputy Chief Constable of North Yorkshire Police and, as far as I know, I am the first black and minority ethnic person to hold that position. I have got here thanks to people who have helped me at each stage of my life. A real example […]
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I do this job because I love helping people and making a difference to the lives of those who have sadly been a victim of crime. Unfortunately, there are many instances every day where people ring 999 when they really should have called 101 or even researched online to find the answer to their query. […]
I feel very privileged to be serving as a police constable for North Yorkshire Police where I am currently their Positive Action Coordinator. This force has given me a platform to make changes to the policing culture when it comes to inclusion and diversity, especially as I have experienced a number of issues relating to […]
Over the past few months we have been working alongside Selby District Council to address issues raised by local people which has resulted in the repossession of four properties and the eviction of the respective tenants due to antisocial behaviour and criminal activity at the properties. As a result, suspected out-of-town drug dealers who were […]
The ride went really well despite torrential rain which started at 11am on Saturday and did not stop until after we’d finished on Sunday. We didn’t let it dampen our spirits, only the seat of our cycling pants which felt like wet nappies… and there was a fair bit of wringing out my sodden socks […]
Improving the quality of life in the community The issue of anti-social street drinking around Ripon bus station has again begun to rear its head. I have issued a number of Dispersal Authorities under Section 35 of the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 which has empowered my officers and PCSOs to direct individual […]