For Immediate Release April 25, 2018
Oneida County – Today, Sheriff Grady Hartman, announced his bid for re-election in the November general election. Sheriff Hartman submitted his Declaration of Candidacy and over 400 nomination signatures to the County Clerk’s Office on Monday.
Sheriff Hartman has served as the Oneida County Sheriff for the last five years, has been in law enforcement for 24 years and has served the people of Oneida County for 19 years. During his time as Sheriff, Hartman has worked towards his goal of maximizing resources while keeping the community safe. Sheriff Hartman generated over 1.8 million dollars in revenue by housing state inmates in 2017. Sheriff Hartman initiated Project Lifesaver in Oneida County, added an additional deputy to the drug unit to combat heroin and methamphetamine, worked with education leaders to increase law enforcement presence in our schools, and has started a program to improve monitoring of local sex offenders.
Representative Rob Swearingen said “Sheriff Hartman and I have been able to have open dialogue about many issues that affect our community. He has worked diligently to protect our community and as such I am proud to support him in his re-election for Oneida County Sheriff.”
“Since taking office as Oneida County Sheriff in 2013, Grady Hartman has been a Sheriff for all the people”, said Andy Loduha, Chairman of the Republican Party of Oneida County. “His experience gained as the youngest person to become Sergeant at the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office, his fiscal skills acquired as a former town supervisor and former school board member and his solid family values have all contributed to his success as Oneida County Sheriff. The Sheriff’s Office is better because of Grady’s leadership and Oneida County is safer because of his non-partisan commitment to fair and decisive law enforcement. All Oneida County voters, whether Republican, Democrat and Independent can be assured their vote is well entrusted with Grady. We are proud to support Grady Hartman for re-election as Oneida County Sheriff. He is a proven law enforcement leader committed to protecting all citizens of Oneida County.”
Please visit www.gradyhartmanforsheriff.com and “Like” Sheriff Hartman’s Facebook page “Sheriff Grady Hartman” to receive updates on the campaign and to learn more about his accomplishments as the Oneida County Sheriff.