First day on the job for Surrey’s new Police and Crime Commissioner

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Surrey’s new Police and Crime Commissioner, David Munro, has taken up office at Surrey Police Headquarters in Guildford

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7:25pm 12th May 2016

It is after his victory at last week’s PCC election.

David was successful in the second round, polling 100,122 votes out of a possible 239,935.

The turnout was 28.07%, which compares favourably with the lower turnout of 16% in 2012.

The ex-Army major has a long history in public affairs, having served for over 20 years as a Surrey County Councillor, including 4 years as Executive Member for Adult Services and 2 years as Council Chairman.

As Police and Crime Commissioner, his pledges are to:

  • Cut Crime and Keep Surrey Safe

  • Tackle Rural Crime

  • Make Our Town Centres Safe

  • Support Victims

  • Make Every Pound Count

  • Tackle the Threat of Terrorism

David said: “It is a privilege and honour to become Surrey’s Police and Crime Commissioner. I look forward to working with Surrey Police and all residents of Surrey to make Surrey Police a service that we can all be proud of.

“I would like to thank Kevin Hurley for all the work he has done and for his courtesy and generosity during a hard fought campaign.”

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