Jo Swinson

Former Liberal Democrat MP for East Dunbartonshire

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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.

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Jo Swinson consistently 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: Jo Swinson voted in favour of proposed detailed rules for the election of Police and Crime Commissioners. Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Jo Swinson 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: Jo Swinson voted in favour of introducing Police and Crime Commissioners to provide strategic direction for, and oversight of, police forces. Show vote
  • On 31 Mar 2011: Jo Swinson 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: Jo Swinson 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: Jo Swinson 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: Jo Swinson 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 8 Sep 2010: Jo Swinson voted in favour of introducing elected Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote

The office of Jo Swinson MP has informed us that Jo was not available for some votes in the House of Commons from June 2017 until the summer recess, and from October 2017 until December 2017, as she was on parental leave. This affects the numerology section below. Please note that Ms Swinson continued to submit written questions throughout this period.

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