Jonathan Evison, who stood for the Conservative party, will represent East Riding and Hull as the newly elected Police Crime Commissioner for Humberside
The result was announced at the official count, which was held at the Bridlington Spa today – (8th (May) – after voting on Thursday.
Mr Evison defeated the sitting PCC and Labour candidate Keith Hunter.
The Liberal Democrat Candidate finished in third place.
The full results are as follows:
Jonathan Evison (Conservative)
First preference votes – 71,554
Second preference votes – 7,980
Total Votes – 79,534
Keith Hunter (Labour)
First preference votes – 61,859
Second preference votes – 9,756
Total votes – 71,615
Liberal aDemocrat candidate Bob Morgan received 23,640 votes and did not go through to the second preference voting count after being eliminated.