New Anti-Slavery Commissioner appointed by UK Government

APCC and NPCC Partnership Summit 2018. London. 31 October 2018.

Soroptimist International Great Britain and Ireland (SIGBI) Ltd warmly congratulates Sara Thornton on her appointment as Anti-Slavery Commissioner. This new role was created as part of the Modern Day Slavery Act 2015, and SIGBI is delighted at this progress in combatting Slavery in the UK.

Ms Thornton has worked in the police for 33 years, and was Chief Constable of Thames Valley police from 2007 to 2015. She will bring a wealth of experience to this role, and we look forward to seeing what measures will be put in place to prevent Modern Day Slavery.