New police appointment

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE Police Authority has announced Paul Scarrott as the new Deputy Chief Constable.

Mr Scarrott, a married father-of-three, joined the Nottinghamshire force when he becamse Assistant Chief Constable in May 2010.

He said: “I feel very fortunate that I have been given this opportunity to continue the work that, with the help of my colleagues and partners, is delivering significant improvements in police performance.”