Phil Priestley is a former police officer with 17 years of service with North Yorkshire Police and Cambridgeshire Constabulary. He served as a Detective Sergeant in the Public Protection Unit and he served as a Neighbourhood Sergeant across the South Area of Cambridgeshire for several years.
Today Phil runs a business providing expert support and assistance to children and young people in schools across South Cambridgeshire, North Essex and Bedfordshire. Inclusive Development Ltd was formed by Phil in 2019. Phil is the author of two published books on County Lines and Child Criminal Exploitation and will be releasing a third later this year entitled “What I wish I knew when I went to School” based on the problems and issues that he helps young people to deal with on a day to day basis.
Phil Is currently studying for a Master’s degree in Child and Adolescent Mental Health at the University of Edinburgh.