Paul was appointed Deputy Chief Constable of Wiltshire Police in February 2018.
Paul's extensive policing career spans more than 20 years and began at Northamptonshire Police.
In 2007, he transferred to Wiltshire as Chief Inspector taking on the lead for neighbourhood policing.
With a love of hill walking and cycling, Paul quickly settled into life in the county - where he still lives with his wife, Clare.
Paul was promoted to Superintendent in 2010 and headed up the professional standards team before making Chief Superintendent two years later, with responsibility for local policing.
Paul was made an Assistant Chief Constable in 2014.