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.
|Cleveland Police and Crime Commissioner|
|Police and crime commissioner of Cleveland Police|
|Reports to||Cleveland Police and Crime Panel|
|Appointer||Electorate of the former county of Cleveland|
|Term length||Four years|
|Constituting instrument||Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011|
|Precursor||Cleveland Police Authority|
|Inaugural holder||Barry Coppinger|
|Deputy||Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner|
List of Cleveland Police and Crime Commissioners
|Name||Political party||Dates in office|
|Barry Coppinger||Labour Party||15 November 2012 to 8 September 2020|
|Lisa Oldroyd (acting)||15 September 2020 to 12 May 2021|
|Steve Turner||Conservative Party||13 May 2021 to Present|
- "Working for you". Cleveland Police and Crime Commissioner. Retrieved 29 April 2021.
- "Barry Coppinger resigns as crime commissioner as probe into alleged unlawful activity launched". Evening Gazette. 8 September 2020. Retrieved 8 September 2020.
- "Steve Turner elected as Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland". Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland. Retrieved 11 May 2021.