Labour wins PCC election in Lancashire

Labour's Clive Grunshaw was voted the new commissioner for Lancashire following a second count.

He secured 79,790 votes against his opponent Tim Ashton (Conservative) who polled 73,262.

There is more reaction and analysis at ITV Granada.


PCC record-low turnout inquiry

A post-mortem was under way today into the first elections for police commissioners in England and Wales after the poll was marred by a record-low turnout. A detailed inquiry has been ordered by the Electoral Commission.