About your Commissioner

Chief Constable Recruitment

Police & Crime Commissioner Lisa Townsend is beginning the search for a new Chief Constable for Surrey Police. 

The Commissioner is looking for an exceptional senior officer who can lead and inspire the Force’s hard-working officers and staff and take Surrey Police forward to become the outstanding service that our residents expect and deserve.

Applications for the post have now closed, but you can still see more information about the role, the selection process, salary and benefits in our Recruitment Pack.

Interviews are expected to be held on 5th January 2023.

We will update the public when a preferred candidate has been selected.

Police and Crime Plan for Surrey

Police and Crime Plan

Lisa’s plan includes ensuring the safety of our local roads, tackling anti-social behaviour and reducing violence against women and girls in Surrey.

Contact your Commissioner

Contact your Commissioner

We want to hear from you. There are a number of ways to get in touch with the Commissioner and our team.

Latest News

Commissioner welcomes government support for policing in tackling illegal climate protests

Police and Crime Commissioner Lisa Townsend sat at table at ten downing street with heads of policing, members of Government and the Prime Minister

Police and Crime Commissioner Lisa Townsend has welcomed the support for policing pledged by government in tackling activists whose climate protests caused widespread disruption on the M25.

Commissioner launches Animal Welfare Scheme at internationally renowned dog school

Police and Crime Commissioner Lisa Townsend with Surrey Police and Sussex Police dog school officers, Animal Welfare Scheme visitors and representatives from the Dogs Trust and RSPCA.

A new project dedicated to the welfare of police dogs in Surrey has been launched thanks to the Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office in partnership with the Dogs Trust and RSPCA.

Commissioner vows to tackle violence against women and girls on international day of action

Police and Crime Commissioner Lisa Townsend marches with ZONTA women's rights organisation

Commissioner Lisa Townsend affirmed her commitment to tackling violence against women and girls on International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.