From January 2018, following the Leveson Inquiry, Chief Officers are required to provide notification of any proposed post-service employment for a period of 12 months after leaving the police service.

For Chief Constable rank , the PCC will make a recommendation on the suitability of the appointment and publish the detail of the post-service employment on the PCC website.

Name of applicant Title of former Chief Officer role Date left/retired from the police service New appointment/employment (when taken up) PCC recommendation on proposed employment (including any conditions)
Gareth Wilson Chief Constable 9 April 2019 Chief Operating Officer – Ministry of Defence Police

20 May 2019

Appropriate without conditions

Background documents:

Letter from Nick Hurd MP re Chief Officer post service employment  (PDF, 82KB)

Post-service employment toolkit (PDF, 261KB)