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Sacramento County Sheriff race set for Nov. 2 showdown

Two Sacramento County Sheriff captains are set for a ballot box showdown on Tuesday. Jim Cooper and Scott Jones are in a runoff to replace retiring Sheriff John McGinness, who hap ...

Jones, Cooper shooting for top law post

It appears the Sacramento County Sheriff race will remain undecided until a November runoff. Scott Jones and Jim Cooper, both veterans of the sheriff's department, will square off ...

Sheriff hopefuls draw battle lines

Candidates for the post of Sacramento County’s top lawman recently squared off in Folsom with topics ranging from early release of prisoners to making the jail a “tent city.” ...