John Soldano (Democrat)

Running for
ResidenceEast Liverpool, OH
EducationWellsville High School-1983 State of Ohio Police Academy State of Ohio Corrections Academy Jefferson Technical College Hundreds of hours of Specialized Training Very Distinguished FBI Training
EmployerVillage of Leetonia - Chief of Police
FamilyMelany, wife
Family in office?None
Reasons for runningI want to take my Law Enforcement career to the next level. There are several issues with our current sheriff and if I am elected Sheriff I will work to resolve them. I want to work for justice not politics for all residents of Columbiana County. I will be my own boss.
Priorities Unsolved Murders / Sheriff Handling 911 Emergencies / Improve Morale / Solve Sex Crimes / More Drug Investigations
Positions on the relevant issues: Increase the Detectives Division so more investigations can be completed. Work Diligently on the unsolved homicides in Columbiana County. Increase and continue the Columbiana County Drug Task Force.  Keep lines of communications open between all Police & Fire Depts. Increase patrols in Townships that currently do not have Police protection.
QualificationsOver 25yrs. of Law Enforcement experience
8 Yrs. of Correction experience
15yrs of Administrative experience (Chief of Police)
Offices Sought Columbiana County Sheriff 2000, 2004, 2008
Offices Held None