National CPA

Who we are

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Sir Matt Baggott


Chief Constable of the Police Service of Northern Ireland (Retired)

Deputy President

Paul Netherton

Assistant Chief Constable – Devon and Cornwall Police

Executive Director

Lee Russell MA

Served with Kent Police for 30 years in ranks up to T/Superintendent

Assistant Director

Allan Spencer

Allan Spencer joined the Avon and Somerset Constabulary in 1979 serving in a variety of roles up to the rank of Inspector.


Chair of National Council

Tony Gale

A Detective Constable with over twenty seven years service in Leicestershire Police.

Vice Chair of National Council

Barry Knott

Barry Knott  was  a Detective Inspector in Kent Police. He has now retired and moved into full time ministry



Jackie White

joined CPA as our Administrator in March 2011. She works ‘office hours’ at our Wellingborough Headquarters.