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Mike Hancock

Former Independent MP for Portsmouth South

Police and Crime Commissioners

Elected Police and Crime Commissioners are individuals responsible for the strategic direction and oversight of the police in England and Wales.

Photo: Richard Haughey

Mike Hancock generally voted for the introduction of elected Police and Crime Commissioners

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about the introduction of elected Police and Crime Commissioners:

  • On 4 Jul 2012: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Police and Crime Commissioners — Election Rules Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Mike Hancock voted in favour of introducing elected police and crime commissioners for each police area in England and Wales outside of London. Show vote
  • On 23 May 2011: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote
  • On 31 Mar 2011: Mike Hancock voted to introduce Police and Crime Commissioners, to give local councils more powers in relation to licensing, and in support of the other measures in the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill. Show vote
  • On 30 Mar 2011: Mike Hancock voted against requiring an inquiry by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary on the impact of introducing Police and Crime Commissioners, and to consider its recommendations before introducing them. Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2010: Mike Hancock voted to introduce Police and Crime Commissioners, to give local councils more powers in relation to licensing, and in support of the other measures in the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill. Show vote
  • On 13 Dec 2010: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill — Money Show vote
  • On 8 Sep 2010: Mike Hancock voted in favour of introducing elected Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote

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