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The Commissioner

Sir Ian Blair The Commissioner for the Metropolitan Police is Sir Ian Blair

The head of the Met Police traditionally holds the rank of Commissioner. With the exception of the City of London Police, which has its own Commissioner, all other UK police forces have a Chief Constable at their head. (A guide to all UK police forces is available at www.police.uk)

The Deputy Commissioner

Paul StephensonNext in the leadership structure is the Deputy Commissioner. Paul Stephenson succeeded Sir Ian Blair as Deputy Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police in February 2005.

The Management Board

The Management Board of the Metropolitan Police is made up of:

Management Structure