Detective Inspector Wes Leyton

Detective Inspector Wes Leyton, portrayed by Paterson Joseph (“The Hollow Crown”, “Peep Show”), has been in the force since the age of 18. He’s been through it all and knows the only way to change things is from the inside. Newly appointed as DI, Wes is frustrated by the amount of time spent dealing with budget issues and filling in forms but he is determined to make a good job of it and get results.

Wes and Detective Sergeant Ronnie Brooks go way back, and although they weren’t best friends they share a similar outlook on life. But his partner Detective Sergeant Sam Casey isn’t so sure of his new boss…