Tommy Gregory

Camden County sheriff's race a rematch of 2008

Published On: Jul 01 2012 09:42:50 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 01 2012 09:48:13 PM EDT

Four years ago, Tommy Gregory unseated a long-time sheriff of Camden County.   Now, Bill Smith is running to get the job back.

Both are Republicans and there is no Democrat in the race, so the winner of the July 31 primary will serve run the Sheriff's Office for the next four years.

Tommy Gregory candidate questionnaire:

AGE:  47

FAMILY:  Wife, Jodi; 4 adult children and two grandchildren

OCCUPATION:  Sheriff of Camden County

EDUCATION:  Georgia Military College – Criminal Justice, AS

POLITICAL EXPERIENCE:  4 years elected sheriff; 29 years working law enforcement; 20 years serving on multiple, service, community and non-profit/charitable organizations as a voting board member.

WHAT DO YOU SEE AS THE TOP THREE ISSUES IN THIS RACE?

  1. "Continue to provide professional, proactive publicly safety that our taxpayers can afford.
  2. "Maintaining our public image of Pride, Trust and Accountability.
  3. "Continue to have a working Sheriff with the Knowledge, Ability and the Willingness to “Show Up” and be “Hands On” to navigate through these hard economic times successfully."

HOW DO YOU THINK YOU CAN HELP VOTERS IN A WAY OTHERS IN THIS RACE CAN'T?

WHAT WOULD YOU HOPE TO BE REMEMBERED FOR ACCOMPLISHING AFTER SERVING IN THIS OFFICE?

WEBSITE:  GregoryForSheriff.com