Lord Prescott has ruled out standing again as Police and Crime Commissioner for Humberside following his failure today to be elected for the role. He was beaten by Conservative Matthew Grove.
The veteran politician and former deputy prime minister to Tony Blair hoped to return to representing the public in the inaugural elections, after retiring as a Labour MP in 2010.
Candidates hoping to be elected as the first Police and Crime Commissioner for the Humberside Force have been out speaking to voters.
Five candidates are standing to become the first Police and Crime Commissioner for the South Yorkshire Police Force area.
Four candidates are standing to become the first Police and Crime Commissioner for the Lincolnshire Police Force area.