Login Register

Olly Martins wins Bedfordshire PCC elections

By Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  Posted: November 16, 2012

Bedfordshire's new PCC Olly Martins at the voting count in Luton

Comments (18)

Olly Martins is Bedfordshire’s first ever Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) after winning last night’s election.

Mr Martins beat Jas Parmar, the Conservative representative, to land the role which will see him in charge of many important areas Bedfordshire Police’s policing.

Earlier today the other candidates, Linda Jack (Liberal Democrats), Kevin Carroll (British Freedom Party) and Mezanur Rashid (Independent), dropped out after the first round of voting.

However, since neither Mr Parmar or Mr Martins received more than 50 per cent of the votes the second preference votes had to be counted to determine the winner.

In the first round of voting Mr Parmar received 26,226 votes whilst Mr Martins led the way with 27,947.

The results for the other candidates were: Linda Jack (11,205); Kevin Carroll (8,675) and Mezanur Rashid (8,076).

Below is a breakdown of the votes received by each candidates from the three different boroughs after the first round of voting.


Olly Martins - 12,398

Mezanur Rashid - 5,297

Jas Parmar - 4,476

Kevin Carroll - 3,173

Linda Jack - 2,394

Central Bedfordshire:

Jas Parmar - 13,198

Olly Martins - 8,407

Linda Jack - 4,531

Kevin Caroll - 3,856

Mezanur Rashid - 1,496

Bedford Borough:

Jas Parmar - 8,552

Olly Martins - 7,142

Linda Jack - 4,280

Kevin Carroll - 1,646

Mezanur Rashid - 1,285

Read more from Bedfordshire News

Do you have something to say? Leave your comment here...

max 4000 characters


  • Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  February 01 2013, 1:58AM

    http://www.bestautoinsur.net/ auto insurance quotes =[ http://www.onlinecheapautoinsur.com/ cheap auto insurance 693 http://www.mycarinsurquote.com/ insurance auto auctions 71257 http://www.cheapestcarproviders.com/ infinity auto insurance 71902

  • Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  January 28 2013, 9:30AM

    http://www.autoinsurers4u.com/ car insurance qdlc http://www.carinsuranceiseasy.com/ online auto insurance quotes %-OO http://www.bestautoinsurancepolicies.net/ car insurence 983

  • Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  January 26 2013, 5:24AM

    http://cheapautoinsurer.net/ car insurance rates sfd http://www.quotesfromtopinsurers.com/ nj car insurance 2683 http://www.bestautoinsurancepolicies.net/ auto insurance 83204

  • Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  January 25 2013, 1:39AM

    http://www.onlinecheapautoinsurance.net/ classic car insurance 8PP http://www.lifeinsuranceshopping.net/ life insurance quotes qrhve http://www.treatpatternhairloss.com/ order discounted propecia online wlqu

  • Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  January 24 2013, 4:28PM

    http://www.autoinsurers4u.com/ free car insurance quotes kyk http://www.mylifeinsuranceguide.net/ life insurance %PPP http://www.aboutcarinsurancerates.com/ auto insurance >:-(

  • Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  January 22 2013, 11:02AM

    http://www.onlinecheapautoinsurance.net/ new jersey car insurance gqcqh http://www.aboutcarinsurancerates.com/ discount auto insurance =))) http://edmedsinfo.com/ viagra :-]]] http://www.treatpatternhairloss.com/ propecia :O

  • Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  January 22 2013, 11:02AM

    http://www.quotesfromtopinsurers.com/ car insurance quotes 8-[ http://www.onlinecheapautoinsurance.net/ classic car insurance hva http://edmedsinfo.com/ online viagra 0551 http://www.bestautoinsurancepolicies.net/ affordable car insurance =)

  • Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  January 21 2013, 5:01AM

    http://cheapautoinsurer.net/ cheap auto insurance urrg http://www.mylifeinsuranceguide.net/ life insurance zwqjz http://www.lifeinsuranceshopping.net/ life insurance quotes hdae http://www.aboutcarinsurancerates.com/ online auto insurance quotes :-[[[

  • Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  January 21 2013, 2:09AM

    http://cheapautoinsurer.net/ car insurance rates :]] http://edmedsinfo.com/ viagra yfsg http://www.treatpatternhairloss.com/ propecia %[[

  • Bedfordshire On Sunday  |  January 19 2013, 8:25AM

    http://cheapautoinsurer.net/ car insurance rates 8[[[ http://www.carinsuranceiseasy.com/ cheap car insurance 8)) http://www.bestautoinsurancepolicies.net/ auto insurance %O http://www.treatpatternhairloss.com/ propecia :-(((