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Profile: putting the force first

His predecessor feared a party hack would replace him. But Norfolk's new Police and Crime Commissioner, Giles Orpen-Smellie, reveals to Police Oracle why he is no fan of centrally driven policing targets.

Profile: putting the force first

Date - 20th August 2021
By - Chris Smith
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Selecting charity worker and former Parachute Regiment Colonel Giles Orpen-Smellie as Norfolk Police and Crime Commissioner candidate probably seemed like a safe bet. Predecessor Lorne Green signed off with a warning that the role could go to a...
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