Reader letters, Feb. 18
Highway Patrol officers aren’t profiteers
To the editor:
The task is to fill an interim vacancy for sheriff and already the character assassination has begun. A recent letter to the editor tries to portray Greg Christopher as some type of unsavory profiteer instead of a law enforcement officer. If you are not driving drunk, recklessly, or at an excessive speed, you will not have a problem with a Highway Patrol officer.
There are two Democratic candidates who have submitted their credentials for the interim position. The decision on who will be selected will be determined by a vote of up to 100 Democratic activists and will be an open process. This is more open than appointments made by a single person such as the Congressional and Senate appointments made by the governor in many ...