Jane is the glue that holds all the various parts of NCPS together.
Jane is a retired police officer. She finished her career as a Detective Inspector in the Multi Agency Public Protection and Offender Management Unit, which she describes as the 'busiest, yet the most rewarding role' she held in the police.
Jane initially became interested in psychology when her daughter studied the subject at A Level and then went on to study it at degree level. Her daughter has now in her final year of her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology training and looking forward to joining the NCPS team next year.
Whilst working in the public sector, Jane had a close working relationship with mental health services, especially forensic psychologists, in order to understand and manage risk, this reinforced her interest in the subject.
Jane is a keen sportsman, playing netball and golf, as well as still representing the police at national swimming competitions. Jane's other hobbies include sewing and walking.