Chan Bryant and Patrick Estes are running for the Albemarle County Sheriff position as Democrats, while Ronnie Roberts is running as an Independent candidate. The winner of the Democratic race will challenge Roberts in the November General Election.
Two candidates are vying for the party’s nomination for the Nov. 5 general election ballot that will elect a replacement for Sheriff J.E. “Chip” Harding, who announced his retirement in January.
Democrat Jim Hingeley received $110,975.82 in contributions between Jan. 1 and March 31 in his bid to unseat Albemarle County Commonwealth's Attorney Robert Tracci.
The founder and former chief defender for the Albemarle-Charlottesville Public Defender Office and as a trial lawyer says his experience makes him well equipped to serve as county’s top prosecutor.
Estes has breadth of experience in law enforcement
Chan Bryant, who is running as a Democrat, has worked in law enforcement in various capacities since 1995.