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Valpo Police Chief Announces Candidacy for Sheriff

Before an enthusiastic crowd of friends, family and supporters--including Mayor Jon Costas--Valparaiso Police Chief, Republican Mike Brickner made it official Thursday, he is running for Porter County Sheriff next year.
Chief Brickner announced his candidacy in a chilly, 40 degree afternoon at Central Park, although warm beverages and snacks were offered.  The police chief addressed the audience saying "Ten years ago when I took over as Chief of Police the office of Chief was held by the same administration for 20 years."  Brickner said "at that time I stated, it is time for change, time for a new direction."  He added, "In regard to Porter County Sheriff, it is time for change and definitely time for a new direction and that direction is forward."
You can hear Chief Brickner's entire address by clicking on the News Audio On Demand link at: https://www.regionnewsteam.com
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