Thursday, 18 October 2012

Police and Crime Commissioner Election - Thursday 15 November 2012

On November 15th Criminals will hope you do nothing.

Have your say in the first ever elections for local police and crime commissioners.

On November 15th, a new police and crime commissioners will be elected for our area.

What will a police and crime commissioner do?

Our police and crime commissioner will ensure the police focus on the crimes that matter most to us as a community, whether it's tackling anti-social behaviour, reducing burglaries, domestic violence or cracking down on drug dealing.

Our police and crime commissioner will work with local partners such as social landlords, councils, health, and drugs and alcohol organisations to not only fight crime and anti-social behaviour but to prevent it.

By voting for our local police and crime commissioner, we'll each have our say on the key decisions that will impact our local area.

What do I need to do?

Before the election go to to find out who is standing for election in our area.

Or if you don't have access to the internet call 0800 1 070708 to order a free booklet.

Then it is up to you to decide who our local police and crime commissioner will be.