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Letter: Crawford is the most qualified to be our next sheriff

I worked with Jon Crawford at the Sheriff’s Office for many, many years. I also worked with Oscar Ortiz during the same time. Jon knows about contracts, negotiations, budget, department needs and the overall functions of the department. I can’t believe that John Robertson recommended Oscar Ortiz over Jon Crawford. It just doesn’t make sense….

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Letter: Local Rotarian supports Jon Crawford

I am writing in support of Jon Crawford, a man I have known for several years through the Rotary Club of Napa. He is a solid family man and a great Rotarian. Jon carried out his duties as undersheriff perfectly, and it seemed he would be perfectly positioned to have an advantageous run for sheriff…

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Letter: To the sheriff’s race players, please come clean to Napa County voters

Thank you, John Prescott, for shining a bright light on the fascinating race for Napa County sheriff, and thank you, Napa Valley Register, for publishing Mr. Prescott’s letter. To summarize what we know, so far: Former Sheriff Robertson fired undersheriff Jon Crawford because the latter started a campaign to become the next sheriff of Napa…

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Letter: Jon Crawford will hold Napa, himself accountable as sheriff

As a former member of the Napa County Sheriff’s Department, for 29 years to be exact, I have an interest in the current race for sheriff. I have read about it in the newspapers, watched the debates and forums on Zoom and discussed it with members of the community and my former colleagues, both working…

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Letter: Jon Crawford knows how to be a leader

In September 2018, I started Leadership Napa Valley as Class 32 along with 30 other leaders in our community. One of them was Jon Crawford. He instantly became one of the most respected and admired leaders in our class. As the co-founder of Jameson Humane, an all-domestic animal rescue and sanctuary in Napa Valley, it…

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Letter: Crawford is the best choice for sheriff

As an educator, I have worked with hundreds of law enforcement officers around the nation, and Jon Crawford is one of the finest. He is the best choice to be Napa County’s next sheriff. Jon never gets angry even when there is plenty of provocation that would justify it. His demeanor remained calm, cool, and…

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Letter: Jon Crawford is the leader Napa County needs

On the first day of Leadership Napa Valley Class 32, this stoic, unassuming, serious but seemingly amiable, man walked into class. During introductions, he introduced himself as Jon Crawford, the undersheriff for Napa County. For the following nine months, Jon was consistently the voice of reason, a man who was never insincere nor shallow. He…

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Letter: As former mayor, I support Jon Crawford

I am supporting Jon Crawford for Napa County Sheriff in the June election. I endorsed him when he first announced it because I have seen him work collaboratively with community leaders and he is the right choice for our county. Last week, I was at a social event with Jon and I watched him connect…

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