Cumbria’s Police Crime Commissioner – Who will you be voting for?

Don’t know yet? Join the club. Better still, join the people who’ll be finding out more about the candidates by hearing what they have to say on such crucial matters as:

  • Regular engagement with the public to elicit views on policing
  • Setting policing priorities in a Police and Crime Plan
  • Deciding how the budget will be spent
  • Appointing and dismissing Chief Constables when required

This will be your chance to listen to what they say and to ask questions of them.

The four candidates for the post of Police and Crime Commissioner for Cumbria are: Pru Jupe, Patrick Leonard, Richard Rhodes and Mary Robinson. They will be coming to the Forum, Duke Street, Barrow, LA14 1HH  on Tuesday the 6th of November .

Tea and coffee will be served on the gallery from 6.30pm and the event itself begins at 7.00pm in the studio.

Furthermore, nearer the election you can get information from a dedicated website

and Postal Vote forms (must be submitted before the end of October) and other election related information is available at