Do our new Police Commissioners have a right to govern?

The Electoral Commission is investigating the low turnout for the Police and Crime Commissioner elections. In one polling station in Newport not a single vote was cast and in Gwent overall turnout was just 14.3%.

Two Independent candidates were elected in Wales. Ian Johnston says he just wants to get on with the job. Hannah Thomas reports.

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Police Commissioners start work

Wales' four elected Police Commissioners will officially begin their new roles today. The job involves deciding police budgets, appointing chief constables and setting up a crime plan for their area.