Jon Ashworth

Shadow Secretary of State for Health and Social Care

Labour MP for Leicester 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.

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Jon Ashworth generally voted against 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

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

  • On 4 Jul 2012: Jon Ashworth voted against proposed detailed rules for the election of Police and Crime Commissioners. Show vote
  • On 12 Sep 2011: Jon Ashworth voted against introducing elected police and crime commissioners for each police area in England and Wales outside of London. Show vote
  • On 23 May 2011: Jon Ashworth was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Police and Crime Commissioners Show vote

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