Elections

The next Police and Crime Commissioner elections are on 7th May 2020.

More information on the Police and Crime Commissioner elections will be posted on this page over the coming months.

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PCC Election Results

2016

The second set of elections for the office of PCC were held on the 5th of May 2016. The number of elected PCCs reduced from 41 to 40, because responsibility for PCC functions in Greater Manchester now falls within the remit of the Mayor of Greater Manchester Mayor who was elected for the first time in May 2017.

Summary of Results

Elected:

  • 20 Conservative (50% of 40)
  • 15 Labour (37.5%)
  • 3 Independent (7.5%)
  • 2 Plaid Cymru (5%)

Overall vote share:

  • 34.3% Labour (40 candidates)
  • 29.3% Conservative¬†(40 candidates)
  • 8.1% Independent (25 candidates)
  • 2.6% Plaid Cymru (4 candidates)

2012

Here are the results of the first ever PCC election, which took place on the 15th November 2012.

Summary of results

Elected:

  • 16 Conservative (39% of 41)
  • 13 Labour (31.7%)
  • 12 Independent (29.2%)

Overall vote share:

  • 33% Labour
  • 27% Conservative
  • 22% Independent (Independents did not contest seven seats)

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