Itasca County Sheriff Victor Williams has announced his intention to run for reelection.  In a release to the press, Williams said;

During his tenure he has come to have a better understanding and renewed respect for the office of Sheriff.  The demand and responsibility of enforcing the laws and protecting the rightof our citizens cannot and should not be taken lightly.  He also said he learned the importance of always being cognizant and proactive in addressing issues that could negatively impact the health of this community. 

Williams was elected in 2011 and took the oath of office in January 2012, when former Itasca County Sheriff Pat Medure retired.