At the next PIER Public Lecture on Policing and Extremism, Lord Evans of Weardale, former Director General of the Security Service (MI5) will be speaking on 'Policing and Intelligence Co-operation: the UK Experience'. Lord Evans will talk about the background to the present arrangements for the police and intelligence services cooperation, which he oversaw for several years.
The Right Honourable, the Lord Evans of Weardale. KCB, DL
Jonathan Evans was a career Security Service (MI5) officer with extensive counter-terrorism experience who was appointed Director General of the Service in 2007. He served as the DG for six years retiring in 2013 having earlier that year been appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath (KCB). The following year he was appointed, as Baron Evans of Weardale, as a cross bencher to House of Lords. He is a senior Associate Fellow at the Royal United Services Institute and an Honorary Professor at the University of St Andrews. He is the current Chair of the Committee on Standards in Public Life.
Anglia Ruskin University
Policing Institute for the Eastern Region
2019-20 Public Lectures series
Policing and Extremism
Refreshments are available from 5pm