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SHERIFF’S CANDIDATE SPEAKS OUT AGAINST SANCTUARY POLICIES
La Jeunesse says policies "endanger law enforcement and residents"

San Jose—Santa Clara County Sheriff’s candidate Joe La Jeunesse is speaking out against SB 54 and so-called “sanctuary city” policies throughout California. “These misguided and irresponsible policies are increasing the danger to both law enforcement and residents, including our immigrant communities who are heavily victimized by illegal criminal gangs,” he said today. “I commanded troops…

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John Hirokawa Admits to his Role & Responsibility for the Death of Michael Tyree

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Statement to the Press by Sheriff’s Candidate, Deputy Sheriff Joe La Jeunesse
What Did John Hirokawa Know and When Did He Know It??

John Hirokawa is now calling for his former boss and close confidant, Sheriff Laurie Smith to resign over the burgeoning Bradygate scandal. Yet, he served in the Department alongside Smith for decades, 38 years in the Sheriff’s office in total and eight years as Smith’s understudy. This incident occurred in 1992 and broke publicly six years…

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THE TRUTH ABOUT JOHN HIROKAWA

What Santa Clara County voters need to know Undersheriff John Hirokawa was in charge of the jails when inmate Michael Tyree was beaten to death by correctional officers. Undersheriff John Hirokawa admits he “was part of that leadership” of Laurie Smith that has failed the residents of Santa Clara County. Undersheriff John Hirokawa in a…

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SHERIFF’S CANDIDATE RESPONDS TO FLORIDA MASS SHOOTING
La Jeunesse calls for better, smarter technology, social media tracking

San Jose—Santa Clara County Sheriff’s candidate Joe La Jeunesse is calling for the use of “better, smarter technologies in the classroom” as well as increased monitoring of student social media activities in the wake of the latest mass school shooting in Florida on Wednesday. “These tragic events are taking a toll on our children, our…

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SHERIFF’S CANDIDATE CALLS OUT SMITH ON CCWs
La Jeunesse points out Santa Clara County’s "radically restrictive" policies

San Jose – Santa Clara County Sheriff’s candidate Joe La Jeunesse is criticizing Sheriff Laurie Smith for “implementing one of the most radically restrictive policies on concealed carry weapons ( CCWs ) in the entire state.” La Jeunesse, a Deputy Sheriff and retired Army Major, said “Under Laurie Smith, this county is aligned with only…

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SHERIFF’S CANDIDATE RESPONDS TO RACIST TEXTS
La Jeunesse says Smith, Hirokawa "birds of a feather" on issue

San Jose – Santa Clara County Sheriff’s candidate Joe La Jeunesse is responding to the issue of racist texts emanating from deputies in the Department discussed in today’s Mercury News. La Jeunesse, a retired Army Major who served as an Equal Opportunity Officer in the military and investigated such conduct, said “This kind of deplorable…

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California Democratic Voter Guide Endorses Joe La Jeunesse for Santa Clara County Sheriff

California Democratic Voter Guide Asks for Support for its Team of Military Veterans for the June 5 primary.

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