Simon Prince named as new Dyfed Powys Police Chief Constable

Simon Price has been at Gwent Police for 22 years Credit: ITV News Wales

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."