"Yes, it was a low turnout, but the mandate comes with the office", newly-elected Police & Crime Commissioner for Dyfed Powys Christopher Salmon told Kevin Ashford.
"100% of people had a chance to vote. Clearly, there are lessons to be learnt, and I'm not under any illusions about that."
"It happens at an unusual time of year - that will change in future. It's the first time for the post, and it's taken a lot of explaining to people".