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Who is the commissioner of Police in New Zealand?

Who is the commissioner of Police in New Zealand?

Andrew Coster
The chief executive of Police is known as the Commissioner and is appointed by the Governor General. Andrew Coster is the current Commissioner of New Zealand Police.

How much does the Police commissioner make NZ?

In 2006, the commissioner was the highest paid person on the public payroll in New Zealand, earning $440,000. In 2017, Mike Bush was reappointed to a second term that will run until 2020.

Who was the youngest Police commissioner?

John Francis Timoney (July 2, 1948 – August 16, 2016) was an American policeman and law enforcement executive….John Timoney (police officer)

John F. Timoney
Police career
Service years Miami PD: 2003–2010 Philadelphia PD: 1998–2002 New York PD: 1967–1996

How do I contact the Police in NZ?

If you need to talk to us, call 105 from any mobile or landline. It’s a free nationwide service available 24/7. If you can’t get through to 105 please contact us online at

How many ranks are there in New Zealand Police?

Police rank insignia

Police rank Army rank
Assistant Commissioner Brigadier
Superintendent Lieutenant Colonel
Inspector Captain
Senior Sergeant Warrant Officer

Who was police commissioner before Andrew Coster?

Mike Bush

Andrew Coster
Assumed office 3 April 2020
Preceded by Mike Bush
Personal details

Who was the youngest detective?

He was also, at one time, the youngest inspector on the police force….

George W. McClusky
Born 1861 New York City, United States
Died December 17, 1912 (aged 51) Manhattan, New York, US
Resting place Calvary Cemetery

Can you call 111 without service?

NOTE: 111 calls are free. You can call this number on a mobile phone even if the phone is out of credit. The operator will ask you which service you need and connect you to the right service.