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Police Commissioner election results

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    Votes are being counted today in the PCC election.
  • Follow the results live as they come in.

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midas 12:28pm Fri 16 Nov 12

Is the winner the one with the most overall votes or the one that wins more areas?
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Can we have the actual number of votes and the turnout %

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Kermit The Frog 12:59pm Fri 16 Nov 12

Why is that odious creep Jack Straw blaming the fact that it is November for the low turn out in the polls?

There is a low turn out because nobody gives a shiny **** about who is elected as Police Commissioner - basically a job for the boys position that will have little or no influence on how individual areas are policed.

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Rose Rouge 1:21pm Fri 16 Nov 12

It will also be interesting to see the number of spoiled votes (I think they are initially included for the purposes of the reported 15.5% turnout figure.)

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noddymcleod 1:25pm Fri 16 Nov 12

So, are elections for the police commissioner good or bad, Jack ? Get off the fence. If they are, why didn't Labour introduce them?

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Malthus 2:35pm Fri 16 Nov 12

It's now 14:34. How long does it take to count a few thousand votes?

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frank 6:25pm Fri 16 Nov 12

did the votes number thousands?!!!!!!!!!!
!!!!

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Anthony A Cooper 8:41pm Fri 16 Nov 12

Overall turnout 15.5% No candidate received more than 50% of the first choice votes. This means that Mr Grunshaw has been elected by less than 7.75% of the electorate. This cannot be regarded as a mandate for him, or any other candidate, and makes a mockery of the whole sorry process. And yes, I did vote.

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Mothernature 9:37pm Fri 16 Nov 12

How the hell can someone vote for Clive Grunshaw, when he couldn't even be bothered to submit his profile on the police elections website.

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ste.g 9:51pm Fri 16 Nov 12

Anthony A Cooper wrote…


Overall turnout 15.5% No candidate received more than 50% of the first choice votes. This means that Mr Grunshaw has been elected by less than 7.75% of the electorate. This cannot be regarded as a mandate for him, or any other candidate, and makes a mockery of the whole sorry process. And yes, I did vote.

agree with you.this is a bad thing thats happened.all they need to do now is control the press and we will be a dictatorship.
they ill control everything just like the nazis did.

http://www.cuttingth
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DEO VOLENTE 10:57pm Fri 16 Nov 12

Did you see Prescotts face! Priceless!
Jack Straw? Is anyone interested in what he has to say? Answers on a post card please! I hope that the new police commissioners have a zero policy on illegal drugs and those that sell them! The death penalty please for dealers in death! is the way forward. Once a drug dealer always a drug dealer, leopards do not change their spots,

Deus Vobiscum

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Major Tom 11:25pm Fri 16 Nov 12

So now we'll see labour commissioners reducing crime fighting resources so red Ed can blame the tories, and Con and Lib commissioners going hell for leather to fight crime so the coalition can brag about it.

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Excluded again 6:43am Sat 17 Nov 12

The introduction of the Police and Crime commissioners has cost the taxpayer around £100 million. This is enough to employ around 3000 police officers.

Since this government came to power 5000 police officers have lost their jobs as a result of cuts to police budgets. Most of these police officer jobs could have been saved if the government had not chosen to introduce PCCs.

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Mon 10:06am Sat 17 Nov 12

This election should never have gone to a public vote. The powers that be should have sorted it out themselves and put their own man in place as they usually do.The money that the government has wasted on this is criminal itself.

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abdullah 10:37am Sat 17 Nov 12

Pointless exercise,debacle,dis
gaceful state of affairs.The general public had no interest or appetite for this useless exercise.All those responsible should tend in there resignations on mass for this debacle

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GAC 11:07am Sat 17 Nov 12

let the gravy train continue.

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tickedofftory 9:57am Tue 20 Nov 12

Expect police chases to resemble the Dukes of Hazzard from now on, with Lancashire's Labour Bobbies screeching to a halt as they reach the count border, unable to cross into the areas controlled by the Conservatives Cops of Cumbria!!

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