School of Psychological and Social Sciences
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I am a Lecturer and member of the team responsible for the delivery of the newly accredited Degree in Professional Policing (licensed by the College of Policing) at York St John University. I began lecturing in 2017 having retired from the Metropolitan Police Service after almost 31 years exemplary service. Since then I have taught the Extended Diploma in Public Services at North Herts College, Hertfordshire and on the BSc(Hons) Criminology program at York St John University. As a mature student I was awarded BSc(Hons)(Open) with the Open University studying the Environment, Globalisation, Criminology, Crime, Criminal Justice and Forensic Psychology. I also studied at Portsmouth University where I graduated as Master of Public Administration. Recently I have been awarded the Diploma in Education and Teaching.
As a police officer I have performed roles spanning across the entire policing spectrum. My experience being in Covert policing, Firearms command , Post Incident Procedure, Major Incident Investigation and Counter Terrorism. I also performed roles at various levels during my career; my final role being Detective Chief Superintendent, Head of the National Counter Terrorism Policing Operational Centre seconded to the National Police Chiefs Council.
Lecturer BSc(Hons) Degree in Professional Policing
Policing; Counter Terrorism, Firearms, Covert Policing and BREXIT
I am currently studying Professional Certificate in Academic Practice. This will enable me to become a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.