David Munro (police commissioner)

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David Munro
Surrey Police and Crime Commissioner
Assumed office
Preceded byKevin Hurley
Chairman of Surrey County Council
In office
21 May 2013 – 19 May 2015
Succeeded bySally Marks
Personal details
BornJuly 1948 (age 70)
Political partyConservative
ResidenceFarnham, Surrey
Military service
Allegiance United Kingdom
Branch/service The Corps of Royal Engineers
Years of service1973-1991

David John Munro (born July 1948) has been the Surrey Police and Crime Commissioner since 2016.[1][2]

He was educated at Bishop Wordsworth's School and Peterhouse, Cambridge where he read Engineering and History, graduating in 1972.[3][4] He spent 18 years in the Royal Engineers, rising to the rank of Major.[3] He was formerly a member of Waverley Borough Council and Surrey County Council.[5]


  1. ^ "Surrey's new police and crime commissioner David Munro vows to make Surrey Police 'a force to be proud of' after ousting Kevin Hurley". Get Surrey. 6 May 2016. Retrieved 20 May 2016.
  2. ^ "Conservative candidate David Munro defeats incumbent Kevin Hurley in Surrey Police and Crime Commissioner election". Your Local Guardian. 6 May 2016. Retrieved 6 May 2016.
  3. ^ a b "County Councillor sets sights on Police Commissioner post". Esher and Walton Conservatives. 30 January 2016. Retrieved 20 May 2016.
  4. ^ Cambridge University List of Members Up to 31 December 1988
  5. ^ "Mr David Munro". Surrey County Council. Retrieved 20 May 2016.