Minister for Policing

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Minister of State for Policing and Criminal Justice
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Damian Green

since 4 September 2012
Home Office
Appointer David Cameron

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.