County sheriff’s race: Johnson will lead with integrity, principles

I enthusiastically endorse Susanna Johnson for the position of Snohomish County Sheriff. Having had the honor of serving as Sheriff of Snohomish County, I understand the responsibilities and challenges that come with the position. Johnson is not only highly qualified but also possesses the qualities necessary to bring integrity and character back to the office of sheriff.

I had the privilege of working alongside Johnson during her 30-plus years of dedicated service to the county. She has an unwavering commitment to the well-being of our communities and its residents. She has always exhibited a deep respect for the law and an unshakable commitment to upholding its principles. In a time when trust in law enforcement is more important than ever, her unwavering integrity is critical.

Her character and leadership style are exactly what Snohomish County needs. She is a proven problem-solver, working tirelessly to build bridges between law enforcement and the communities they serve. Her approach is not only pragmatic but compassionate, reflecting a deep understanding of the unique challenges the county faces today.

Johnson’s vision for the Sheriff’s Office is one that prioritizes public safety, trust, transparency, and investing in employees.

As a former sheriff and longtime county resident, Johnson is 100 percent the right choice for Snohomish County. She has the experience, character and the dedication to lead with distinction. I urge my fellow residents to support her candidacy and bring a renewed sense of integrity and character back to the office of sheriff in Snohomish County.

John Lovick

Mill Creek

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