Eastern Police Commissioners
Bedfordshire Police Commissioner
|Linda Jack||(Liberal Democrat)||11205||13.6%|
|Kevin Carroll||(British Freedom)||8675||10.6%|
Jas Parmar (Conservative) born Punjab. Educated at Punjab Agricultural University. Businessman and former police officer. Bedford councillor 2006-2010. Contested Warley 2010.
Olly Martins (Labour) Liverpool councillor 1995-2003
Linda Jack (Liberal Democrat) Born Luton. Policy advisor. Former Bedford councillor. Contested Luton North 2005, East of England 2009 European elections, Mid-Bedfordshire 2010.
Kevin Carroll (British Freedom) Born 1969. Co-leader of the English Defence League. Convicted of a public order offence in 2010 for shouting abuse at Muslim demonstrators.
Mezanur Rashid (Independent)
Cambridgeshire Police Commissioner
|Rupert Moss-Eccardt||(Liberal Democrat)||7530||8.5%|
|Stephen Goldspink||(English Democrats)||7219||8.1%|
Graham Bright (Conservative) Born 1942, Horndon on the Hill. Educated at Hassenbrook Secondary Modern. Former company director. Thurrock councillor 1965-1979. Essex councillor 1967-1970. Contested Thurrock 1970, Feb 1974, Dartford Oct 1974. MP for Luton East 1979-1983, MP for Luton North 1983-1997. PPS to John Major 1990-1994. Knighted in 1994.
Ed Murphy (Labour) Former Cambridgeshire councillor. Peterborough councillor since 2011. Contested Peterborough 2010
Rupert Moss-Eccardt (Liberal Democrat) Educated at Downham Market Grammar School and Nottingham University. IT security consultant. Former Cambridgshire county councillor.
Paul Bullen (UKIP) Managing director of a boating company. Formerly served in the RAF
Stephen Goldspink (English Democrat) Peterborough councillor 2002-2012, originally elected as a Conservative. Contested North West Cambridgeshire 2010, Peterborough 1997 for Pro-Life Alliance
Ansar Ali (Independent) Educated at DeMontfort university. Former local government officer.
Farooq Muhammed (Independent) Businessman
Essex Police Commissioner
|Robin Tilbrook||(English Democrats)||11550||6.9%|
Nick Alston (Conservative) Educated at King Edward VI Grammar School and Cambridge University. Former security director and Royal Navy officer. Awarded theCBE for services to defence and security in 1997.
Val Morris-Cook (Labour) Manager in a logistics company. Thurrock councillor
Andrew Smith (UKIP) Chartered accountant
Robin Tilbrook (English Democrat) Solicitor. Founder and chairman of the English Democrats. Contested Eastern region in 2009 European elections, Brentwood and Ongar 2010.
Linda Belgrove (Independent) Born Essex. Former Vice-Chairman of Essex Police Authority
Mick Thwaites (Independent) Retired Chief Superintendent
Hertfordshire Police Commissioner
|Christopher Townsend||(Liberal Democrat)||16790||14.1%|
David Lloyd (Conservative) Independent financial advisor. Hertfordshire councillor. Former Chair of Hertfordshire police authority.
Sherma Batson (Labour) Former Hertfordshire county councillor. Stevenage councillor. Awarded the MBE in 2008 for services to local government. Contested East of England in 2009 European Elections
Christopher Townsend (Liberal Democrat) Risk manager. Dacorum councillor. Contested South West Hertfordshire 2010
Marion Mason (UKIP) Care home manager. Former Stevenage councillor. Contested Stevenage 2010.
Norfolk Police Commissioner
|James Joyce||(Liberal Democrat)||7392||7.6%|
James Athill (Conservative) Educated at Greshams School. Former army officer.
Steve Morphew (Labour) Born Tottenham. Educated at Dame Alice Owens School. HR consultant and trade union officer. Norwich councillor 1996-2011. Former Leader of Norwich council.
James Joyce (Liberal Democrat) Formerly worked in advertising, now runs a post office. Norfolk county councillor since 2005. Broadland district councillor.
Matthew Smith (UKIP)
Stephen Bett (Independent) Farmer. Norfolk county councillor, originally elected as a Conservative. Former chairman of Norfolk Police Authority.
Suffolk Police Commissioner
Tim Passmore (Conservative) Educated at Ipswich School. Chief Executive of Choose Suffolk. Mid Suffolk councillor since 2003. Leader of Mid Suffolk council
Jane Basham (Labour) Educated at Gravesend Grammar and Suffolk College. Former Chief Executive of Ipswich and Suffolk Council for Racial Equality.
Bill Mountford (UKIP) Driving instructor. Suffolk councillor since 2009
David Cocks (Independent) Chief executive of an out of hours GP service, former chief executive of Radio Orwell