Jenny Gilmer joined South Wales Police in June 2018 as Assistant Chief Constable with responsibility for Operational Support Services, having previously served for 19 years with British Transport Police in various roles in Scotland and London.
ACC Gilmer is a Gold Public Order Commander and a Strategic Firearms Commander.
In November 2019 she took responsibility for the Territorial Policing portfolio within South Wales Police, leading the teams which provide response, neighbourhood and investigative services to the communities of Cardiff and the Vale, Mid Glamorgan, and Swansea, Neath, Port Talbot.
ACC Gilmer is the NPCC lead for CCTV.
ACC Gilmer is passionate about staff development and is a fully trained coach and a mentor.