CANDIDATE STATEMENT 2018


TOM BOSENKO

Occupation: Sheriff


As Sheriff, it is an honor to serve you and the people of Shasta County for the last 12 years. I have 39 years of continuous, active, progressive experience with your Sheriff’s Office. I hold every major Peace Officer Standards and Training certification, a Bachelor’s degree in Criminology, Graduate work, and completion of the FBI National Academy, emphasizing leadership and organizational management.


I’m actively involved in the community and service organizations, including Rotary, Youth Options, and others.


I have improved service to our citizens; implemented notification systems for crime victims; updated technology communication and safety equipment for emergency response; continued efforts against drugs; strengthened ties with Law Enforcement, Governmental Agencies, Schools, Businesses, Community Groups and Citizens for an improved relationship and response to issues and concerns that impact us all. Top priorities will be the expansion of jail beds, more deputies on patrol, issues related to drugs, and homelessness.


The future holds many challenges for the Sheriff’s Office and our citizens. I am aware of today’s issues and tomorrow’s challenges, how they affect you and the safety of our community. Vote for proven experience, knowledge, and results, vote Tom Bosenko, Sheriff.

Endorsements: Law enforcement executives and professionals, elected officials, community leaders.