About My Role
Assistant Chief Constable
Gary Calvert is a temporary Assistant Chief Constable and is currently responsible for the Area Commanders South, Major Crime & Intelligence, Firearms Support Unit and Roads Policing South.
Gary joined Northumbria Police in 1986 as a recruit and has served in various roles throughout the force, however, has specialised mainly in the area of crime investigation including Senior Investigating Officer, Deputy Head of Professional Standards Department and Head of the Force Intelligence Department.
Following a period as Head of Corporate Development Department, he became Area Commander at North Tyneside. In 2011 he transferred to Newcastle as the Area Commander.