Endorsed by the current sheriff. Two dozen years on the force – Capt. Mark Essick is running for sheriff as both an insider and a reformer.
The closest thing to an incumbent running in the Sonoma County sheriff’s race, Captain Essick told KRCB news director Steve Mencher what his current responsibilities are in the sheriff’s office, and how he will use lessons learned from the Andy Lopez shooting to improve the force.
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