Last week, Larry Hogan, the Republican governor of Maryland, published an opinion piece in The Wall Street Journal arguing that Oregon Republican gubernatorial candidate, Christine Drazan, could fix all of Oregon’s crime problems by fully funding the Oregon State Police.

Unfortunately, Hogan is badly informed about both the true solutions to restoring public safety in Oregon and the true law enforcement candidate. He’s an East Coast politician relying on talking points instead of actual solutions. With a combined 70 plus years’ experience in local law enforcement we know the candidate and the solutions that will help save Oregon.

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Jim Ferraris is the retired Woodburn Police chief and lives in Powell Butte. Norm Frink is a retired Multnomah County chief deputy district attorney. He lives in Portland.

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I'm not voting for this gun-loving creature. My vote will go to Tina Kotek.

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