Chief Constables

There have been fourteen Chief Constables of Hampshire Constabulary. In this section we provide information about each of these officers.

Captain George ROBBINS

1839 – 1842

Captain William Charles HARRIS

1842 – 1856

Captain John Henry FORREST

1856 – 1891

Captain Peregrine Henry Thomas FELLOWES

1891 – 1893

Major St Andrew Bruce WARDE

1894 – 1928

Major Ernest Radcliffe COCKBURN

1928 – 1942

Sir Richard Dawnay LEMON

1942 – 1962

Sir Douglas OSMOND

1962 – 1977

John DUKE

1977 – 1988

Sir John HODDINOTT

1988 – 1999

Paul KERNAGHAN

1999 – 2008

Alex MARSHALL

2008 – 2013

Andy MARSH

2013 – 2016

Olivia PINKNEY

2016 – present