Billy Dodds


Billy is a policing consultant with particular expertise in public order, firearms command, and police training. He is internationally recognised as an expert in community policing.

He currently leads the Amman-based 'Shoulder to Shoulder' community safety project, working in close partnership with Jordanian police officers. Billy has been a member of the Siren team since 2015, having been deployed in multiple roles in the Middle East leading on public safety and social cohesion.

Prior to joining Siren, he worked throughout Europe as a public safety and security adviser, and was responsible for embedding change management processes within organisations and improving community confidence in policing, particularly with hard to reach groups.

Billy has an undergraduate degree in Public Policy, Leadership and Management, and has studied Community Safety, Event Safety Management and Counter Terrorism policing at postgraduate level.