Minister for Policing

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Minister of State for Police)
Jump to: navigation, search
Minister of State for Policing and Criminal Justice
Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom (HM Government).svg
Damian Green - immigration minister.jpg
Incumbent
Damian Green

since 4 September 2012
Home Office
Appointer David Cameron
Website www.homeoffice.gov.uk

The Minister of State for Policing and Criminal Justice is a ministerial position held jointly at the Home Office and the Ministry of Justice in the Government of the United Kingdom.[1][2][3] The current minister is Damian Green, a Conservative MP. He was appointed 4 September 2012 as part of David Cameron's cabinet re-shuffle . The post was created by the splitting of the now-defunct office of the Minister for Security, Counter-Terrorism, Crime and Policing into two new ministerial posts: Security & Counter-Terrorism and Crime & Policing.

References[edit]