Police commissioner election results awaited

Help

Counting has begun 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 Angus Macpherson was elected Wiltshire's PCC ahead of Labour after second preference votes were counted.

However, the first PCC elections look set to be mired in controversy amid reports of low turnout and deserted polling stations, as Jon Kay reports.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.