Cleveland Police and Crime Commissioner


The Cleveland Police and Crime Commissioner is the police and crime commissioner, an elected official tasked with setting out the way crime is tackled by Cleveland Police in the area of the former county of Cleveland in England. The post was created in November 2012, following an election held on 15 November 2012, and replaced the Cleveland Police Authority. The position is currently occupied by Lisa Oldroyd, who was appointed Acting Police and Crime Commissioner following the resignation of Barry Coppinger.[1]

Cleveland Police and Crime Commissioner
Incumbent
Lisa Oldroyd (Acting)

since 15 September 2020
Police and crime commissioner of Cleveland Police
Reports toCleveland Police and Crime Panel
AppointerElectorate of the former county of Cleveland
Term lengthFour years
Constituting instrumentPolice Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011
PrecursorCleveland Police Authority
Inaugural holderBarry Coppinger
FormationNovember 2012
DeputyDeputy Police and Crime Commissioner
Salary£71,500
Websitecleveland.pcc.police.uk

List of Cleveland Police and Crime Commissioners


NamePolitical partyDates in office
Barry CoppingerLabour Party15 November 2012 to 8 September 2020[2]
Lisa Oldroyd (acting)15 September 2020 to 12 May 2021
Steve TurnerConservative Party13 May 2021[3] to Present

References


  1. "Working for you". Cleveland Police and Crime Commissioner. Retrieved 29 April 2021.
  2. "Barry Coppinger resigns as crime commissioner as probe into alleged unlawful activity launched". Evening Gazette. 8 September 2020. Retrieved 8 September 2020.
  3. "Steve Turner elected as Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland". Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland. Retrieved 11 May 2021.