North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner

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North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner
Arfon Jones

since 5 May 2016
Police and crime commissioner of North Wales Police
Reports toNorth Wales Police and Crime Panel
AppointerElectorate of Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd, Ynys Môn and Wrexham.
Term lengthFour years
Constituting instrumentPolice Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011
PrecursorNorth Wales Police Authority
Inaugural holderWinston Roddick
FormationNovember 2012
DeputyDeputy Police and Crime Commissioner
Salary£70,000 (as determined by the Home Office)

The North Wales Police and Crime Commissioner is the police and crime commissioner, an elected official tasked with setting out the way crime is tackled by North Wales Police in the Welsh counties of Ynys Môn, Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd and Wrexham. The post was created in November 2012, following an election held on 15 November 2012, and replaced the North Wales Police Authority; the current incumbent is Arfon Jones, who represents Plaid Cymru.