The counting of votes commences in Birmingham's International Convention Centre for the Police and Crime Commissioner election, Friday Nov. 16, 2012. Many voting booths remained empty

 

              The counting of votes commences in Birmingham
The counting of votes commences in Birmingham's International Convention Centre for the Police and Crime Commissioner election, Friday Nov. 16, 2012. Many voting booths remained empty and deep piles of ballot papers remained untouched Friday, as Britain decided on its first-ever elected police and crime commissioners, but voter turnout was the lowest recorded in recent history. (AP Photo / Matthew Cooper, PA) UNITED KINGDOM OUT - NO SALES - NO ARCHIVES