About Rupert

Rupert Matthews is the Conservative candidate for Police and Crime Commissioner in Leicestershire and Rutland.

He became MEP for the East Midlands in July 2017 following many years of campaigning on behalf of local people across the East Midlands.

Prior to his election, Rupert worked in publishing writing a wide variety of children's and history books, including one on The Battle of Lincoln and food and drink in Leicestershire.