Council announces details for Police and Crime Commissioner elections

THE first ever elections for Police and Crime Commissioners will be held on Thursday, November 15.

Each of the 41 police force areas in England and Wales, outside of London, will directly-elect a commissioner.

In Lincolnshire one person is to be elected as commissioner to cover the whole of the county area.

“To be able to vote in any election you will need to be registered, please make sure you complete and return the annual canvass form to get your name(s) on the register in readiness for the forthcoming election,” said a spokesperson.

The hours of poll for the forthcoming will be 7am to 10pm.