Police commissioner votes awaited

Police commissioner votes awaited

Corby : United Kingdom | Nov 15, 2012 at 9:04 PM PST
Source: BBC
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Counting is due to start after elections to select the first police and crime commissioners (PCCs) in England and Wales. In the first result of 41 police areas, the Conservative candidate was elected Wiltshire's PCC ahead of Labour after second preference votes were counted. FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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Elections for police commissioners could cost the equivalent of 700 police officers
Elections for police commissioners could cost the equivalent of 700 police officers
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