Elections results - Police and Crime Commissioner

Election of Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex - 5 May 2016 Results

Roger Hirst was officially sworn in as the new Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex on Friday, 6 May 2016.

Name Description (if any) Number of first preference votes in Harlow voting area
Roger HIRST The Conservative Party Candidate 5,685
Kevin Michael Peter MCNAMARA Liberal Democrat 870
Bob SPINK UK Independence Party (UKIP) 3,671
Martin William TERRY Zero Tolerance Policing ex Chief 1,642
Chris VINCE Labour Party 6,571

 

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows: Number of ballot papers
Want of official mark 0
Giving more than one candidate a first preference vote 208
Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified 2
Unmarked as to the first preference 302
Void for uncertainty as to the first preference vote 62
Total rejected 574

 

Name Description (if any) Number of second preference votes in Harlow voting area
Roger HIRST The Conservative Party Candidate 1,268
Bob SPINK UK Independence Party (UKIP) 1,317
Second preference votes for other candidates n/a 4,345

 

The number of ballot papers rejected on second preference was as follows: Number of ballot papers
Want of official mark 0
Giving more than one candidate a second preference vote 5
Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified 0
Unmarked as to the second preference 1,147
Void for uncertainty as to the first preference vote 1,001
Total rejected 2,153