Re-election bid for policing leader

David Lloyd, police and crime commissioner for Herts
David Lloyd, police and crime commissioner for Herts

David Lloyd, Police and Crime Commissioner for Hertfordshire, has confirmed he will stand for re-election next year.

Local Conservative s chose himas their candidate on Thursday evening.

Mr Lloyd was first elected to the £75,000 per year role in 2012, which sees him oversee policing across the county. The chief constable answers to Mr Lloyd.

The election will take place on May 5.