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  • Bill Beam
    (Rep)

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    Alan H. Hoyle
    (Una)

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What are some steps you would take to keep incarcerated individuals safe and connected to family members and the community? (40 words max)

What do you believe is the appropriate level of collaboration between federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Sheriff’s office? (30 words max)

Should NC cities and counties have the ability to establish community/civilian oversight boards with subpoena power? (briefly respond in 15 words maximum)

What policies do you support to help minimize racial bias in stops and searches (for example, mandatory consent-to-search or using data to flag high-disparity officer)? (briefly respond in 15 words maximum)

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Experience (35 words max) 37 years Business Owner, 23 years US Marines retiring GySgt, 20 years Union VFD, 13 years Lincoln County Life Saving Crew, Trained Responding to Active School Shootings; Mediating Conflicts; Disaster Response; Fighting Terrorism; Protecting Constitution
3 favorite endorsements for this election Law Enforcement Officers, County Commissioner, Family & Friends
Treat human beings with civil rights with mercy; officers take Anger Management Classes; allow volunteers to do community projects; more involvement from ministers; direct contact w/family, training on Constitution & Rights; better food & exercise; classes on drugs
Sheriff to follow Constitution and Natural Law protecting People’s Rights anyone wanting to come into County to go through Sheriff. Sharing information essential stop gangs drugs etc.
Yes, Communities of Safety through Grand Jury including oversight how jail run
Stops & searches unConstitutional w/o probable cause, consent, warrant. Easy access file complants