Policing and Crime - Who We Are

In order for the Mayor to successfully carry out their policing and crime duties, they are supported by a team within the Mayoral Combined Authority.

The office is led by Janine Nelson, the Head of Policing and Crime, who is responsible for employing and managing the staff team as well as providing a monitoring role with regard to standards.

Below are the job titles of the staff who work in the policing and crime function.


Staff employed solely to support the Mayor's policing and crime function:

  • Head of Policing and Crime
  • Head of Policy and Delivery
  • Victim and Witness Service Advisor*
  • Criminal Justice Advisor*
  • Safeguarding Advisor*
  • National Anti-Trafficking and Modern Slavery Network Co-Ordinator*
  • Delivery Manager
  • Partnership Co-Ordinator (Part Time)
  • Research Manager
  • Research Officer
  • Engagement Manager
  • Engagement Officer
  • Engagement Officer
  • Head of Commissioning
  • Contracts Manager
  • Senior Contracts Officer (Part Time)
  • Head of Communications
  • Digital Communications Officer
  • Governance Manager
  • Information Governance Officer
  • Business Support Lead (Job Share)
  • Business Support Officer
  • Business Support Officer
  • Business Support Officer
  • Casework and Reviews Manager
  • Casework Officer Casework Officer (Part Time)
  • Executive Support Officer
  • Executive Support Officer (Part Time)
    * Externally funded

Staffing Structure

The structure of policing and crime department (PDF​ 138KB)

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