Assistant Chief Constable Alan Todd is responsible for District Policing Command which has in the region of 3,500 officers and staff. He has responsibility for Response and Neighbourhood Policing and for Volume Crime CID across Northern Ireland.
Alan has almost 30 years experience in policing, and has previously been District Commander for the area covering Newry, Armagh, Banbridge & Craigavon, as well Chief Superintendent in District Policing Command at Headquarters. ACC Todd has held the positions of Assistant Chief Constable for Rural Region, ACC for Operational Support Department and ACC District Policing.
Alan has been responsible for leading the policing of major events such as The Open Championship, G8, the Giro d'Italia, commanding the police operation in respect of the Olympic Torch Run, co-coordinating border policing with An Garda Síochána and leading on the ServiceFirst change programme as well as transforming the Police Services contact management business area. He is also the UK National Lead for Contact Management and a member of the board of directors at the UK Police ICT company.