District Commander for Doncaster

Date published: 11 October 2023 08:38

Chief Superintendent Ian Proffitt

Chief Superintendent Ian Proffitt has been with South Yorkshire Police since 1998, and in that time he has worked in a number of investigative roles such as District CID, Intelligence, Major Crime and proactive policing. 

He has also led local neighbourhood teams, as well as Fortify and Safer Neighbourhood Services in both Rotherham and Sheffield, and he is a trained Tactical Firearms Commander.

As a Superintendent, he implemented and led the Armed Crime Team, and his most recent post before taking up his current role in Doncaster was as Head of Operations in Specialist Crime Services.

Chief Superintendent Ian Proffitt