NPA commander - Inspector Helena Bhakta
Inspector Helena Bhakta took over on Monday the 22nd April 2013 from Inspector Chris Brown. Commenting on her appointment, she said: "I am really looking forward to the challenge of policing North West Leicestershire and meeting the expectations of the community. I am honoured to take this post as it is a privilege to head the police team in the county.
"I am looking forward to getting to know all our local partners and policing the needs of the community. Partnership working is really important to me and I am pleased to hear we already have very strong links with a number of organisations including North West Leicestershire Council and the Community Safety Partnership. I want to be approachable and accessible to local people and ensure good police visibility in North West Leicestershire to give community reassurance.
"I look forward to working with an enthusiastic policing team to build on the excellent work delivered under Chris's leadership and we will continue to deliver high quality policing to ensure we offer the best service to the people of North West Leicestershire."