David Lloyd has been elected as the first Police and Crime Commissioner for Hertfordshire.
The full result was as follows:
David Lloyd (C) 54,686 (45.89%)
Sherma Batson (Lab) 34,528 (28.98%)
Christopher Townsend (LD) 16,790 (14.09%)
Marion Mason (Ukip) 13,154 (11.04%)
Eliminated: Marion Mason, Christopher Townsend
Distribution of Mason's and Townsend's votes
David Lloyd (C) 65,585
Sherma Batson (Lab) 42,830
Elected: David Lloyd
Electorate 845,253; Turnout 119,158 (14.10%)
The region's nine new Police & Crime Commissioners officially take office on Thursday following last week's elections.
The region's Police and Crime Commissioners will be getting to grips with their new roles after yesterday's election results.
Turnout in the Police and Crime Commissioner elections ranged from a 20% in Northamptonshire to just over 13% in Essex.