- Meeting the public regularly to listen to their views on policing
- Producing a police and crime plan setting out local policing priorities
- Deciding how the budget will be spent
- Appointing chief constables and dismissing them if needed
There is more information about the elections on the police and crime commissioner elections page of the About my Vote website.
Details of the candidates standing for election in the West Mercia Police area are available at Choose my PCC. You can also phone the information line on 0800 1 07 07 08.
You will be able to make your choice by going to your local polling station or voting by post.
There is still time to register for a postal vote, for further information visit the postal vote page.
If you haven't registered to vote, or if you aren't sure whether you are on the register of electors, you can: