The following have been nominated to stand for election to the post of Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner on Thursday 5 May:
Katy Bourne (The Conservative Party Candidate)
James Doyle (Green Party)
Michael Jones (Labour Party)
Patrick Lowe (UKIP)
James Walsh (Liberal Democrats)
The candidates statements, outlining their aims and proposals, can be viewed on the www.choosemypcc.org.uk website from around 13 April, and you can also download a candidate information booklet from the choosemypcc website. You can order the booklet by post by telephoning 0800 1 070708.
The Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner is responsible for policing across East and West Sussex and Brighton & Hove and overseeing how crime is tackled in this area. The election takes place on Thursday 5 May. Electors who are registered to take part in local elections in the Sussex Police can vote on 5 May. If you are not sure if you are registered to vote, you can register up until Monday 18 April to take part in the Police and Crime Commissioner elections. Visit www.gov.uk/register-to-vote.
The Nomination Statement can be found on the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner election pages of the Wealden website as can further information about the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner elections.