7/7 bombings chief is new assistant

A NEW Assistant Chief Constable of West Yorkshire has been appointed.

Mark Milsom replaces Mark Gilmore, who left to become Deputy Chief Constable of Northumbria. Assistant Chief Constable Milsom joined the force in 1986 and most recently was divisional commander at City and Holbeck, Leeds, where he oversaw the operation connected to the London bombings on July 7, 2005.