Bowers' platform

October 23, 2002

Tommy Bowers

Age: 52

Address: 18 W. Water St., Smithsburg



  • Be a "working sheriff" and lead by example by occasionally getting into the trenches with the deputies.

  • Address a serious morale problem in the sheriff's department that has led to other problems that affect services rendered to the public. He wants to improve morale and interdepartmental understanding, respect and cooperation within the entire department.

  • Concentrate on crime, working with community leaders and citizens to identify criminal activities within their neighborhoods.

  • Improve communications and cooperation between all allied law enforcement agencies within Washington County.

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