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North Yorkshire’s new Chief Constable confirmed

Lisa Winward is to be North Yorkshire’s new Chief Constable after the recommendation of Police and Crime Commissioner Julia Mulligan was endorsed. The Police and Crime Panel met today (Wednesday 15 August) for a confirmatory hearing to consider Temporary Chief Constable Winward’s suitability for the role, as is statutorily required. Following the meeting, they recommended […]

Lisa Winward named as preferred candidate for Chief Constable

Elected Police and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire Julia Mulligan has today announced that Lisa Winward is to be put forward as her preferred candidate to become Chief Constable of North Yorkshire Police. Lisa Winward, currently North Yorkshire’s Temporary Chief Constable and Deputy Chief Constable since February 2017, was chosen following a rigorous two-day interview […]