Have you heard about the Police and Crime Commissioner elections?
What is it about?
Police and Crime Commissioners are people who can be voted in to manage and check how the Police do their jobs.
The elections will happen on 15 November in 41 areas across England and Wales (but not London) Each area will have one Police and Crime Commissioner.
Why is it important and why should we bother to vote?
It’s important because each person who might be elected has different ideas about things.
So it is important to choose the person who supports equal rights, disability rights, women’s issues and knows about disability hate crime.
So it’s important to vote because your vote will make a difference. To find out more about the people in your area you can vote for, go to this website:
or you can telephone 0800 1070708 for more information.