West Midlands Police Commissioners
Staffordshire Police Commissioner
Matthew Ellis (Conservative) Businessman. Staffordshire councillor since 2005
Joy Garner (Labour) Stoke-on-Trent councillor since 2002
Warwickshire Police Commissioner
Fraser Pithie (Conservative) Educated at Stratford High School. Former senior operations manager for Severn Trent Water. Former chair of Warwickshire police Authority. Warwickshire county councillor 1990-1997 for the Liberal Democrats
James Plaskitt (Labour) born 1954, Grimsby. Educated at Pilgrim School and Oxford University. Former university lecturer. Oxfordshire county councillor 1985-1997. Contested Witney 1992. MP for Warwick and Leamington Spa 1997-2010. Junior minister for work and pensions 2005-2008.
Ron Ball (Independent) Born Birmingham. Former British Airways pilot
West Mercia Police Commissioner
Adrian Blackshaw (Conservative) Farmer, businessman and former Army Intelligence Officer. Hertfordshire councillor
Simon Murphy (Labour) Born 1962. Educated at University of Wales. Executive consultant. MEP for Midlands West 1994-1999, for the West Midlands 1999-2004. Contested Wolverhampton South West 1992.
Bill Longmore (Independent) Educated at Audnam Secondary Modern. Businessman and former police superintendent
West Midlands Police Commissioner
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Matt Bennett (Conservative) Interim manager. Birmingham councillor 2008-2012
Bob Jones (Labour) Wolverhampton councillor since 1980. Former chair of West Midlands Police Authority. Awarded the CBE for services to policing
Ayoub Khan (Liberal Democrat) Educated at Duddeston Manor Secondary and Birmingham University. Barrister. Former Birmingham Councillor. Contested Birmingham Ladywood 2005, 2010.
Bill Etheridge (UKIP) Educated at Parkfield High School and Wolverhampton Polytechnic. Carer and former sales manager
Derek Webley (Independent) Bishop in the New Testament Church of God. Former Chair of West Midlands Police Authority. Awarded the MBE in 2007 for services to community relations.
Cath Hannon (Independent) Born Birmingham. Educated at Birmingham University. Former Detective Superintendent
Mike Rumble (Independent) Businessman and former detective