Tomorrow is Election Day! We live in a great community and sometimes the elections that are non-Presidential don’t get nearly enough participation. We need to exercise our right to vote and ensure we are represented by the best person.
Shannon Taylor is running for re-election as Commonwealth’s Attorney in Henrico County. I had the pleasure of meeting her at a Meet and Greet yesterday where her passion and commitment was evident in her almost 20 years in the justice system. She’s been in the courtroom and has a first hand account of the criminal and/or societal trends.
- Mental Health/Substance Abuse – knowing people need assistance in this battle.
- Crime Down – categories of forcible rape, robberies and more are down.
- Protecting Abused Children and Spouses – prosecutions have increased.
- Juvenile Crime/Truancy – focusing on making sure kids stay in school.