|Preceded by New office|
Profession Senior Police Officer
|Name Alex Marshall|
Role Police officer
|Full Name Alexander John Marshall|
Education University of Cambridge, Wolfson College, Cambridge
Alex marshall on degrees for police officers
Alexander John "Alex" Marshall QPM is a senior British Police officer. Since 2013, he has been the Chief Executive of the College of Policing. From 2008 to 2013, he was Chief Constable of Hampshire Constabulary.
Early life and education
Marshall studied at Wolfson College, Cambridge and the Institute of Criminology, University of Cambridge. He became a Cropwood Fellow in 1999. He obtained a master's degree in criminology at the University of Cambridge in 2006.
Marshall started his career in 1980 with the Metropolitan Police Service, transferring in 2000 to Cambridgeshire Constabulary. During this time he also worked as a consultant for the Home Office on bureaucracy in frontline policing. In 2004 he joined the Chief Constable's team in Thames Valley Police and then was appointed Chief Constable in Hampshire Constabulary in 2008.
Marshall received the Queen's Police Medal in the Queen's 2009 Birthday Honours.