Police generic for PCC elections
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Six candidates bid for Essex police commissioner role

Six candidates are in the running to become Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex.

PCCs, as they will be known, will be responsible for setting priorities for their police force, overseeing its budget and hiring the chief constable.

In Essex, the commissioner will be in charge of a budget of £261.9m in a county with a population of 1.7 million people.

  • 02 Nov 2012