sacramento county sheriff race

Our view: Jones is pick for sheriff, Niello for senate

The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office needs a strong leader in the county’s top law post and Scott Jones fits the bill. Jones is a step forward for the department and he’s e ...

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 head to runoff in November

With all precincts reporting, it appears the Sacramento County Sheriff race will remain undecided until a November runoff. Scott Jones and Jim Cooper, both veterans of the sheriff' ...

Jones has what it takes to be sheriff

On June 8th, the people of Sacramento County will make a critical law enforcement selection. We will vote for a new sheriff. That ballot choice is even more critical now because o ...

Supervisor supports Scott Jones for sheriff

As County Supervisor, I am reminded daily of the importance of the office of the sheriff. The position requires leadership, integrity, and a vision for moving the department forwar ...

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.” ...