Our Chief Officers

Chief Constable Peter Vaughan portrait photo

Peter Vaughan QPM, Chief Constable

Peter Vaughan became a Vice Chair of the National Police Chiefs Council in April 2015, having served as Vice President and the last President (Acting) of ACPO.

Peter is the Chief Constable of South Wales Police, a force he joined in 1984.


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Matt Jukes, Deputy Chief Constable

Matt joined the police service in 1995 and became Deputy Chief Constable of South Wales Police in August 2013.


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Nikki Holland, Assistant Chief Constable, Specialist Crime

Nikki joined South Wales Police in June 2014 as Assistant Chief Constable with responsibility for specialist crime which includes the Joint Scientific Investigation Unit, Tarian / Regional Organised Crime Unit and Wales Extremist Counter Terrorist Unit.


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Richard Lewis, Assistant Chief Constable, Territorial Policing

Richard became Assistant Chief Constable of Territorial Policing in January 2014, and is responsible for our four Basic Command Units and Information Systems and Management.


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Jon Stratford, Assistant Chief Constable, Support

Jon joined South Wales Police in June 2014 as Assistant Chief Constable with responsibility for Specialist Operations, Professional Standards Department, and Justice and Partnerships.


Umar Hussain, Chief Financial Officer

Umar Hussain, Chief Financial Officer, MBE

Umar became Chief Financial Officer for South Wales Police in August 2007.


Mark Milton, Director of Human Resources

Mark Milton, Director of Human Resources

Mark became the Director of Human Resources for both South Wales Police and Gwent Police in January 2011.