There are now two Republican candidates for Kalamazoo County Sheriff. Ward Lawrence, a sergeant in the Sheriff's office joins retired police officer Bruce Labrie in seeking the nomination. Lawrence is endorsed by Tom Edmonds and Michael Anderson, the last two Republican sheriffs. LaBrie has been running since November. The winner will face democrat incumbent Richard Fuller, who defeated Anderson in 2008.
Ward Lawrence, Kalamazoo County sergeant, announces bid for sheriff
Retired police officer announces candidacy for Kalamazoo County sheriff