Adam Simmonds elected Police and Crime Commissioner

Adam has issued a message to his supporters: "We won! The campaign to make Northamptonshire the Safest Place in England won the support of the people and we now have the opportunity of making a real difference to thousands of victims of crime and those who want to not just feel safe but be safe."

"The campaign has been long and hard. Hundreds of people have supported me and I am SO very grateful."

"The challenges now begin afresh but the rewards will be great."

Thank you for your votes - thank you for your trust."

You can find out more about Adam's 'Safest Place in England' campaign and read his manifesto by visiting his website at