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Wiltshire Special Constabulary

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Meet ourspecial constables

Special Constables

Stuart ParkerAge: 39

The birth of my second child drove me to apply and I became a special constable in 2009. I wanted to give something back to the community I lived in, making it a safer place for my children to grow up in.

Training was varied and required a significant commitment, however in return I received the highest level of training across many areas of policing. Throughout my training I had the full support of regular officers along with the specials Sergeant and Inspector.

Stuart Parker

Since 2009, I have worked part time as a CCTV operator based within a police station. It allows me to juggle my childcare responsibilities, whilst my wife works full time, and my role as a special.

I have welcomed the development opportunities that have come with the role of a special, progressed through the ranks and have recently taken up the position of Inspector.

My role as a special has helped significantly in my paid job, bringing the policing skills I have gained to the role of a CCTV operator. It’s been a huge assistance to the officers working from the station I am based in. My observational skills that have been developed as a special have enabled me to identify potential situations before they arise, being able to act promptly and work with the regular officers to diffuse them.

Even when not on duty, I am never really off duty. Recently I intervened in a domestic assault situation close to my home, resulting in the offender being charged and the victim protected from further harm. I was recognised for my bravery and awarded the Chief Commanders Commendation, enjoying an invite to the awards ceremony with my family.

I would recommend anyone wanting to make a difference to their community and to learn new skills to find out more about joining the Special Constabulary. People from all walks of life can add value to Wiltshire Police.

Special Inspector Guy Sanders