BEDFORDSHIRE PCC ELECTION (Standings after first round of voting)
Olly Martins (Lab) 27,947 (34.03%)
Jas Parmar (C) 26,226 (31.93%)
Linda Jack (LD) 11,205 (13.64%)
Kevin Carroll (Brit Freedom) 8,675 (10.56%)
Mezanur Rashid (Ind) 8,076 (9.83%)
Eliminated: Kevin Carroll, Linda Jack, Mezanur Rashid
Electorate 462,823; Turnout 82,129 (17.75%)
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.