PCC: There was 'no acknowledgement' of my role

Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner Ian Johnston told us that "in the very first week" after he started his job in November, "it became apparent from the Chief Constable's actions that there was no acknowledgement" of his role - and that removing Carmel Napier after six months was not premature.

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MPs quiz PCC and ex-chief

Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner Ian Johnston is being asked to explain why he forced the area's Chief Constable Carmel Napier to retire. He told the Gwent Police and Crime Panel that the force 'is in a better place' without her.