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January 19, 2022
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SAN JOSE CA - January 19, 2022 - "California launches investigation into Santa Clara
County Sheriff's Office" San Jose Spotlight 1/19/22

 

Attorney General Rob Bonata opens an investigation into civil rights violations, and he cites: "over alleged civil rights violations" and "citing concerning allegations about the management of the jail system". "These concerns have been repeatedly voiced by elected leaders, editorial boards, community members and more". Attorney General Rob Bonata.


Candidate for Sheriff retired Captain Kevin Jensen responds to the recent news regarding the California Attorney General investigating the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office.


"Another investigation into troubles at the Sheriff's Office. What continues to transpire demonstrates the need for a new direction in leadership. I'm committed to bringing back integrity and ethics to the management Sheriff's Office and long standing needs of the jail. I have the experience and dedication to make changes immediately. Our community deserves so much better.


I look forward to regaining the trust of our community by leading the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office to a culture in which everyone receives exceptional service and fair treatment from ethical public servants."


Captain Jensen is a 28-year veteran of the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office who has led a wide range of administrative, operational and tactical positions. These include serving as the Assistant Chief of the Department of Correction, the Elwood Detention Facility Commander, Jail Administrative Commander, Stanford DPS Liaison and served as the Risk Program Manager for California's state-wide Urban Area Security Initiatives, a critical public safety component tasked with assisting with the prevention of terrorist acts as well as mitigation, response and recovery. Captain Jensen holds a Masters' Degree in Leadership and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy.


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