Voters’ Pamphlet – Candidate Information

Occupation: Development Director @ Concierge Home & Business Watch

Occupational Background: Retired Sergeant Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office; Commanding Officer in The Salvation Army; Sergeant in The United States Air Force; Current: Josephine County Animal Shelter Advisory Board; Josephine County Dog Control Board; Salvation Army Advisory Board; Three River Community Orchestra Board; Redwood Grange Executive Committee

Educational Background: Grand Canyon University – Masters in Business Leadership, Masters in Disaster Preparedness, Bachelors in Public Safety Administration; Rio Salado College – Law Enforcement Technology, Detention Services; Crestmont Officer’s Training College – Associates in Ministry; Graduated 1979, Hidden Valley High School

Prior Governmental Experience: Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant; United States Air Force.

For the taxes we pay, we expect more from our Sheriff’s Office.

We need to stop blaming the budget for the lack of

adequate law enforcement.

My name is Jonathan Knapp and I bring over 40 years of management, supervision, finance, and leadership experience to the Sheriff’s Office. Eighteen of those years I worked for the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office, the fourth largest Sheriff’s office in the nation.

I have the Training, Qualifications and Experience to move the Josephine County Sheriff’s Office forward and fight against the increased crimes in the valley including the illegal cannabis industry & human trafficking.

It’s time to vote for…

  1. More Patrol Response
    1. Actual follow-up by the Sheriff’s office for property crimes
    1. Crime Scene Investigations
    1. Evidence Collection
  • Clear Cut Communications
    • Regular Online & Social Media Updates
    • Citizen Advisory Committee
    • Townhall Meetings / Discussions
  • Better Fiscal Responsibility
    • Money should be spent in areas that reduces and deters crime
    • Priority-Based Funding
    • Transparency in a simplified Sheriff’s Budget

If you were choosing a County Sheriff, would you choose: “Good,” “Better” or “Best”?

You are choosing; so, choose the “Best”, Jonathan Knapp for Josephine County Sheriff.

Experience, Training, and Education are the difference. For more information visit my web site at

Vote Jonathan Knapp for Josephine County Sheriff

Jonathan L. Knapp For Josephine County Sheriff