The first round of counting for the Police and Crime Commissioner election is now complete.
Going through to the second round are:
Patrick Leonard (Labour)
Richard Rhodes (Conservatives)
Voting statistics were as follows:
- Mary Robinson (Independent) : 15245
- Patrick Leonard (Labour) :15301
- Richard Rhodes (Conservative) : 18080
- Pru Jupe (Liberal Democrat) : 13625
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