"We’ve made real
progress since the voters ousted the prior, broken, administration.
Today, we have an effective, modern Sheriff’s Office. I’ve taken a hard
stance against crime and we are making record-breaking arrests, taking
criminals, drugs and guns off our streets.
I’m running for re-election to
continue the work I started from the first day I took Office."
*Re-instated the Drug Task Force, including cross-deputizing several Sheriff’s Deputies as Federal Drug Enforcement Administration agents for more effective prosecution
*Achieved record-breaking arrests and asset forfeitures through aggressive law enforcement, taking dangerous criminals, drugs and firearms off our streets
*Mounted aggressive crime intervention programs, keeping sex registrants in check, instituting neighborhood watch and community service programs and putting officers in schools
*Opened Sheriff Sub-Stations in Lucerne, Middletown and Clearlake Oaks for faster response to crimes and more effective use of limited resources
*Increased arrests of violent criminals and re-offenders despite the large number of early release prisoners from State prison into our communities
*Continued to challenge an entrenched two-tier system of justice in Lake County