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Devon & Cornwall's new crime commissioner faces calls to stand down

Devon and Cornwall's new police and crime commissioner is facing calls to stand aside while she's invesigated over allegations she failed to properly declare campaign expenses in last year's General Election.

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Devon & Cornwall's Chief Con says 'it's not that start anyone wanted'

Devon & Cornwall's Chief Constable says it's not that start anyone wanted Credit: ITV News

Devon & Cornwall's Chief Constable has told ITV News that discussions are on going with other forces regarding allegations that she failed to properly declare campaign expenses in last year's General Election.

Alison Hernandez was the Conservative Party's Election Agent for Torbay. Now the expenses forms that she signed, and the returns of three other Conservative Agents in Devon and Cornwall, are being investigated.

Today Chief Constable Shaun Sawyer said 'it's not the start anyone would have chosen' but it's how it's dealt with that matters:

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