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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.

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Police ballot: Results declared so far

Elections for Police and Crime Commissioner took place in 41 areas of England and Wales. These are the results so far:

  • WILTSHIRE: Angus MacPherson (Conservative)
  • NORTHUMBRIA: Vera Baird (Labour)
  • MERSEYSIDE: Jane Kennedy (Labour)
  • DYFED-POWYS: Christopher Salmon (Conservative)
  • NORTH YORKSHIRE: Julia Mulligan (Conservative)
  • DURHAM: Ron Hogg (Labour)

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