Assistant Chief Constable for Local Policing
Peter Ayling took up the position of Assistant Chief Constable on 18 June 2018.
Peter joined Kent Police in 1998 working in a variety of roles including local policing, public order and firearms command and strategic partnerships.
In 2011 he joined the Metropolitan Police Service on promotion to superintendent.
During his time in the Metropolitan Police Service Peter had responsibility for more than 1,500 officers and staff as the Borough Commander for Westminster, where he led on a number of critical issues.
As a member of the Metropolitan Police Service Advanced Public Order Cadre Peter commanded in high risk and complex environments across London including mass protest, high profile football fixtures and ceremonial events.
Peter re-joined Kent in 2018 as ACC for Central Operations and now takes position as ACC for Local Policing.