Category Archives: Independents

Independents

Changing Roles

This site's coverage of the Police and Crime Commissioner reform has been, in a very Cromwellian way, 'warts and all'. TopOfTheCops covers the bad as well as the good, and points out the inconvenient. It should be remembered however that, … Continue reading

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Reporting the PCC elections – confusing messages

Giselle Green ran Siobhan Benita’s media campaign in the recent London Mayoral election. She is an ex-BBC News producer.   The media's obsession with the low turnout for the PCC elections was a self-fulfilling prophecy. Right from the start the … Continue reading

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Candidate Statement of Kevin Hurley

Kevin Hurley is standing for Surrey Police and Crime Commissioner as an Independent under the banner of “Zero Tolerance Policing ex Chief“   Take a Zero Tolerance Policing Approach I will lead a relentless focus on those who blight our … Continue reading

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Candidate Statement of Mike Rumble

Mike Rumble is an Independent Candidate for West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner   The Police and Crime Commissioner elections on the 15 November this year is a historic opportunity to empower the electorate of the West Midlands. It is … Continue reading

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Candidate Statement of Martyn Underhill

Martyn Underhill is the only Independent Candidate for the role of Dorset Police and Crime Commissioner. He is standing for election because he feels that Party Politics and Dorset Police do not mix. He believes in “Dorset Solutions for Dorset … Continue reading

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Candidate Statement of Derek Webley

Derek Webley is an Independent Candidate for West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner My job will be to make the West Midlands the safest place in the country. I’ve worked with the police for over a decade, representing the public and … Continue reading

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The other withdrawal

A fortnight ago Mervyn Barrett withdrew from the Lincolnshire PCC election in a blaze of publicity that continues to burn bright, and in the last week Lee Barron attempted to withdraw from the Northamptonshire race with a fair amount of … Continue reading

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The other withdrawal

A fortnight ago Mervyn Barrett withdrew from the Lincolnshire PCC election in a blaze of publicity that continues to burn bright, and in the last week Lee Barron attempted to withdraw from the Northamptonshire race with a fair amount of … Continue reading

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Candidate Statement of Neil Eyre

Neil Eyre is an Independent Candidate for Police and Crime Commissioner in Humberside – see his website here. He has no statement listed on the official ChooseMyPCC website, so feel free to use the share buttons below. When elected, I will … Continue reading

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Expect More?

Mervyn Barrett's campaign slogan was 'Expect More', and we did – about another 3 weeks more, but his campaign has come to a sudden and premature end which you can explore by reading the following:- Andrew Gilligan's Sunday Telegraph Article … Continue reading

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