Election 2016

Philip Seccombe new Warwickshire PCC

Ron Ball and Philip Seccombe Image copyright Warwickshire PCC
Image caption Outgoing PCC Ron Ball (left) welcomes his successor, Philip Seccombe

Conservative Philip Seccombe is Warwickshire's new police and crime commissioner.

He secured a total of 43,208 votes, with Labour candidate Julie Jackson coming second with 35,108.

Mr Seccombe, who is Ettington Ward councillor on Stratford District Council, will begin his new job on 12 May.

He replaces Ron Ball, who announced last year he would not stand for re-election.

Congratulating his successor, Mr Ball said: "I have no doubt that he will find the job as rewarding and enjoyable as I have and I wish him the very best for the next four years."

The turnout across Warwickshire was 26.73%, with 111,900 total votes cast.

Candidates are listed alphabetically by surname. BBC News App users: tap here to see the results.

Warwickshire Constabulary
Candidate Party Results
Julie Anne Jackson Labour 35,108
Philip Stanley Seccombe Conservative 43,208

Results after the first count

Warwickshire Constabulary
Candidate Party Results
Nicola Siân Davies Liberal Democrat 11,509
Rob Harris UKIP 14,553
Julie Anne Jackson Labour 27,725
Philip Stanley Seccombe Conservative 33,895
Ben Twomey Independent 9,076
David James Whitehouse Independent 11,983

More information is available on the Choose my PCC website.

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