Franklin County Sheriff Richard Lathim Announces Re-Election Bid

<p>Sheriff Richard Lathim</p>

Sheriff Richard Lathim

Sheriff Richard Lathim announces today he will be seekng re-election as Franklin County Sheriff.

He has been Sheriff for the past 27 years and says since being elected, crime has been reduced by more than 50%.

Lathim adds that the Franklin County Sheriff's Office received state accreditation in 2008, and was re-accredited in 2012 -- the only accredited law enforcement agency in Franklin County.