Conservative candidate Tim Passmore will continue as Suffolk's Police and Crime Commissioner, as the first of the region's results come in.
The current PCC won both the first count and second count, when the alternative preferences of those people voting for candidates who had not made the top two were redistributed.
An extra 45,000 people went to the polls compared with the first ever PCC election in 2012 but the turn out in Suffolk was still less than a quarter of the electorate.
All the political parties are claiming some measure of success in the local council elections in the Anglia region.
The Conservatives have lost councillors but scored a major victory by winning back an overall majority on Peterborough City Council. It brought the Prime Minister David Cameron into the city to celebrate with party workers.
There were gains in the region for Labour, the Liberal Democrats and UKIP while the Greens made losses.
Labour has lost all its seats on Rochford council as the Tories held onto overall control.
But it was not all good news for the Conservatives, who lost six councillors taking their majority down to three.
UKIP, Liberal Democrats, the Green Party and the independent candidates all benefited from Labour and the Tories' losses.
Gains by the Liberal Democrats and independents were not enough to take Huntingdonshire council from the Tories.
The Conservatives's majority was slightly reduced - to 16 - while UKIP also made losses.
Labour and the Liberal Democrats both made gains in North Hertfordshire - but not enough to take overall control of the council away from the Tories.
The Conservatives still have a sizeable majority of 19 councillors.
The local authority has been in the hands of the Tories since 1999 when it took over from Labour.
The Conservatives still have an overall majority on South Cambridgeshire District Council despite slight losses in yesterday's poll.
The Tories and independent candidates lost out in favour of the Liberal Democrats.
But the Conservatives still have a majority of 15 over the other parties.
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We may have had snow a couple of weeks back but now it's time to prepare for a weekend of sunshine.
Parts of the region are expected to be hotter than Ibiza this weekend, with temperatures set to rise to more than 22°C.
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The Conservatives have held onto their overall majority on Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council despite losing seats to Labour and the Liberal Democrats.
Boundary changes mean an all-out election, but the number of councillors remains the same.
The Tories have held power in Welwyn since 2002. The party now has a majority of 8 over the other parties.