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Kansas City Sheriff

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  • Daniel Soptic
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  • Celisha Towers
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How will you change the narrative about detention for youth? What are your goals to support currently incarcerated youth?

In previous years, inmates were transported to different facilities due to capacity. Is this still happening? At what rate? What are your plans to resolve this capacity issue?

Recently, there have been allegations of abuse of power, physical abuse and coverup. How would you address the ethical and criminal allegations against the Sheriff’s office? If elected, do you plan to work positively with the DAs' Integrity Unit?

How can you showcase this profession to local youth?

What plans do you have to support upgrading conditions in the adult detention facility?

Do you approve of the Wyandotte County Sheriff’s Office communicating with ICE regarding anyone in its custody?

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