Police and crime commissioners

Police and crime commissioners are elected by the public to ensure the policing needs of communities are met as effectively as possible and to oversee how crime is tackled in your police force area.

Candidates for Devon & Cornwall

Elections for police and crime commissioners have now taken place. Alison Hernandez has been elected as police and crime commissioner for Devon & Cornwall.

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Alison Hernandez

Conservative Candidate - More Police, Safer Streets

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Alison Hernandez - Portrait

Steve Lodge

Liberal Democrats - For a fair deal

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Steve Lodge - Portrait

Daniel John Steel

Labour and Co-operative Party

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Daniel John  Steel - Portrait

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Statement by the Police Area Returning Officer for Devon & Cornwall

This website contains more information about those candidates (where provided) and other information useful to voters. The information provided by a candidate is their responsibility, and may not reflect the opinions of myself or my council. As Police Area Returning Officer I am responsible for coordinating the election and announcing the result in Devon & Cornwall. Police and Crime Commissioner Elections will be held in Devon & Cornwall on 2 May 2024; the candidates standing in that election, alphabetically by surname (as they will appear on the ballot paper), are:

  • HERNANDEZ, Alison (Conservative Candidate - More Police, Safer Streets)
  • LODGE, Steve (Liberal Democrats - For a fair deal)
  • STEEL, Daniel John (Labour and Co-operative Party)

I can be contacted at:

Tracey Lee

Electoral Services
Ballard House, West Hoe Road


01752 304866