Alison Hernandez

Police And Crime Commissioner for Devon and Cornwall

Alison Hernandez was elected as the Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly in May 2016.

Prior to her election, Alison mostly worked in public service and has also run a management consultancy, working internationally to help companies with business improvement, particularly in the housing and transport industry.

She also has a BSc Hons in Sociology from Kingston University and post-graduate studies in marketing.


Devon & Cornwall PCC website


Devon and Cornwall Police to recruit 141 extra officers

The National Policing Board announced what year one of the Government’s officer uplift plan would look like for each of the 43 forces in England and Wales. In total the officer uplift will amount to 20,000 officers over three years.