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Shasta CountyCandidate for Supervisor, District 2

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Leonard Moty

Incumbent
5,188 votes (51.2%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Public Safety: As the former Police Chief of Redding, public safety has always been my number one priority. More jail bed space is needed and recently we added over 100 beds by renovating our existing jail.
  • Drug Addicted Offenders: Approximately 70% of crimes are committed by repeat offenders who are addicted to drugs and alcohol. Accountability is crucial, but we also have to provide treatment while they are in jail.
  • Mental Health Services: A person with mental health issues deserves direct assistance and support from professionals, instead of just thrusting them into the criminal justice system. They need help from specialists rather than just incarceration.

Experience

Experience

Profession:Incumbent. Retired Redding Police Chief
County Supervisor, Shasta County (2008–current)
County Supervisor, Shasta County — Elected position (2008–current)
Chief of Police, City of Redding (1977–2008)
Board of Directors, Centerville Community Services District — Elected position (1995–2008)

Education

University of Southern California Master's Degree (MBA), Business Management with an emphasis on Business Finance (1981)
University of Notre Dame Bachelor's Degree, Business Management (1976)

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