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New Chief Officer is sworn in at Royal Court

States of Jersey Police will see their new Chief Officer formally take post today (Friday 10 January), when he is sworn in at the Royal Court.

Chief Officer Robin Smith has significant experience of policing at a senior level in the UK.

He commented: “I’m hugely excited and genuinely honoured to become the Chief Officer of the States of Jersey Police.

“I’ve been really impressed by what I have seen thus far and I am especially grateful for the warm welcome I have received from the Police Force, our partners and the Islanders I have met.

“I recognise that I have much to learn about Jersey and how to most effectively protect this unique island community. My commitment is to do just that, using the next few weeks to really get to know the Island, the people and my team

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