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Police and Crime Commissioner Election 2012

 

Overall Results

Having received more than 50% of the valid first preference votes, VERA BAIRD was duly elected to serve as Police and Crime Commissioner for Northumbria police area.

Candidate Votes
Peter Andras
Liberal Democrats
13,916
Vera Baird
The Labour Party Candidate
100,170
Alistair Baxter
UK Independence Party (UK I P)
18,876
Phil Butler
The Conservative Party Candidate
45,845
Rejected ballot papers Number 
Want of Official Mark 27
Voting for more than one candidate as to the first preference vote 1,185
Writing or mark by which voter could be identified 143
Unmarked as to the first preference vote 1,214
Void for Uncertainty 1,318
Total 3,887

Information

Total for Candidates 178,807
Total Rejected 3,887
Total 182,694 
Electorate 1,087,220 
Turnout 16.8%

Gateshead Results

The number of first preference votes cast for the Police and Crime Commissioner Election on Thursday, 15 November 2012 in the Northumbria Police Area for the Gateshead local authority area were as follows

Candidate Votes
Peter Andras
Liberal Democrats
2,109
Vera Baird
The Labour Party Candidate
16,707
Alistair Baxter
UK Independence Party (UK I P)
2,568
Phil Butler
The Conservative Party Candidate
4,015
Rejected ballot papers Number 
Want of Official Mark 0
Voting for more than one candidate as to the first preference vote 183
Writing or mark by which voter could be identified 2
Unmarked as to the first preference vote 75
Void for Uncertainty 234
Total 494

Information

Total for Candidates 25389
Total Rejected 494
Total 25893 
Electorate 148,800
Turnout 17.4%