Postal votes are being sent out to elect our first ever Police and Crime Commissioner for Northumbria. If you have a postal vote don't forget to return it.
The PCC elections use the supplementary voting system. Voters will be asked to select their first and second choice of candidate.
Your excellent Conservative candidate for Northumbria is Phil Butler. A local man, and former officer with Northumbria. You can find out more about Phil and his campaign HERE. Labour's candidate is the former MP for Redcar who got booted out in 2010.