Simon Prince has been named as the new Chief Constable for Dyfed-Powys Police.
He is the first Chief Constable to be recommended by the new Police Commissioners, that were introduced last year, in Wales.
The 47 year old is currently the Assistant Chief Constable in Gwent and will start work with Dyfed Powys Police on April 1st 2013.
Speaking after the confirmation Mr Prince said, “I am delighted and excited to be
appointed as the new Chief Constable for Dyfed Powys, I bring with me 22 yearsof experience of working in all areas of Policing in Gwent, and am ready to face thechallenges posed by Dyfed Powys Police."