Cheshire Police and Crime Commissioner

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Cheshire Police and Crime Commissioner
David Keane

since 5 May 2016
Police and crime commissioner of Cheshire Police
Reports to Cheshire Police and Crime Panel
Appointer Electorate of Cheshire
Term length Four years
Constituting instrument Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011
Precursor Cheshire Police Authority
Inaugural holder John Dwyer
Formation November 2012
Salary £75,000

The Cheshire Police and Crime Commissioner is the police and crime commissioner, an elected official tasked with setting out the way crime is tackled by Cheshire Police in the English County of Cheshire. The post was created in November 2012, following an election held on 15 November 2012, and replaced the Cheshire Police Authority. The current incumbent is David Keane, who represents the Labour Party.

List of Cheshire Police and Crime Commissioners[edit]

Name Political party Dates in office
John Dwyer Conservative Party 15 November 2012 to 5 May 2016
David Keane Labour Party 5 May 2016 to present