Community EndorsementsSee all of Sheriff Sean Smith's endorsements from La Plata County residents below.
Sean Smith has revolutionized the La Plata County sheriffs office. He has brought their technology into the 21st-century, hired exceptional deputies and trained them well.
He is in touch with community based law enforcement which requires his deputies to stay in touch with what is happening in the community and have a good relationship with his constituents. He is the best Sheriff I have seen in a long time.Frank Lockwood
While I do follow local politics, I typically don’t write letters of endorsement especially for candidates for positions such as Sheriff. But with Sheriff Sean Smith up for re-election I was compelled to show my support.
This is a man who deeply cares. His intelligence, compassion, thoughtfulness and professionalism were clearly evident throughout my experience. He is very well respected by his team and all of those around him professionally. I was deeply struck by his sincere and even emotional connection with this community.Tim Kroes
Sean Smith is an intelligent enforcement professional who is fair and listens to the public.
Sean Smith has placed the La Plata County Sheriff’s Office at the highest levels of public safety and professionalism.Mike McLachlan
Sheriff Smith is impressive–he leads the department in a professional non-partisan manner, is accessible, and budget conscious. A proven leader for the whole county.John Culver
Sheriff Smith runs a very fiscally responsible Department and has saved taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars through efficiencies in operations.
He demonstrates inspired leadership and appreciation for his staff, assuring a high functioning crew. His demeanor, expertise and thoughtfulness make him an ideal Sheriff.Karen Zink
Sean Smith is a very positive individual that loves serving his community through law enforcement.
As sheriff he respects all citizens and has built an impressive team of professionals we can all be proud of. He works smart and hard and has my vote.Ken Francis
I am very impressed with Sean Smith’s ability to relate in a warm and calming manner. When he drove up to me by my home in Tamarron during the 416 fire evacuation, he shared what information he knew with a tone and an open countenance that helped me feel accompanied and protected under these circumstances.
This is the kind of sheriff I want: intelligent, insightful, and able to relate warmly under difficult circumstances.Adela Windsor
During my seventeen day evacuation, Sheriff Sean Smith and his deputies, with the help of our remarkable firefighters, showed courage and compassion.
I will never forget Sean’s kindness during a crisis, and with sincere appreciation endorse his re-election for Sheriff of La Plata County.Patty Isensee