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Mr Stephen Otter
|Chief Constable of Devon and Cornwall Police|
January 2007 – March 2012
|Preceded by||Maria Wallis|
|Succeeded by||Shaun Sawyer|
24 May 1962
|Profession||Senior Police Officer|
Mr Stephen Otter was previously the Deputy Chief Constable at Avon & Somerset Constabulary, and has also served during his career with Thames Valley Police, the Metropolitan Police and the Royal Hong Kong Police Force. He was the Association of Chief Police Officers’ ACPO lead on race and diversity during his time at Devon and Cornwall Police.
He now works at Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary, overseeing the National Team. As of 2015, Otter was paid a salary of between £190,000 and £194,999 by the department, making him one of the 328 most highly paid people in the British public sector at that time.
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