A Democrat hasn't been elected sheriff since Thomas F. Higgins won a third term in 1993. Assistant Cheektowaga Police Chief Brian Gould, former Buffalo Police Deputy Commissioner Kimberly Beaty and activist Myles Carter are vying for the Democratic nomination.
There seems to be no end to headlines about the failures of Sheriff Tim Howard’s administration.
Party Chairman Jeremy Zellner denies he told Kimberly L. Beaty she had the wrong look.
Brian Gould, the Democratic Party nominee for Erie County sheriff who is heading into a party primary, has twice been suspended, once in 2014 and again in 2017, records show.
When Erie County Democrats gathered to bestow endorsements for countywide offices, their decisions proved most significant for those they refused to support.
One of the top Democratic contenders in the race for Erie County sheriff has made his interest in the post official.