FROM Todd Rogers
Sheriff's Candidate Todd Rogers In January, Lee Baca retired from office a year short of completing his fourth term. His replacement, Interim Sheriff John Scott , is not running and this is the first time in decades that no incumbent's name has appeared on the ballot. We've been interviewing seven candidates one at a time, and today we welcome Assistant Sheriff Todd Rogers, a veteran of 29 years, who's also a member of the City Council in Lakewood.
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