DCI, Economic and Cyber Crime, North West Regional Organised Crime Unit
Chris Maddocks is the Head of Economic and Cyber Crime at the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit (NWROCU). Chris leads a team of around 100 investigators that tackle a range of offences from organised intellectual property crime to ransomware attacks. Chris also leads a team that tackles the illicit finances of organised crime groups, removing funds from criminals to be used by community groups. The NWROCU is a collaboration of the six North West forces that focuses on organised criminality sitting between local and national bodies.