Sheriff Mahoney Will Not Seek Re-Election In 2022
Last updated 11/6/2021 at 7:55pm
Transylvania County Sheriff David A. Mahoney announced Thursday that he will not seek re-election in 2022. Mahoney plans to retire at the end of his current term in 2022, according to a press release.
Mahoney began his career at the Transylvania County Sheriff's Office in 1991. He worked as a dispatcher, detention officer, patrol deputy, patrol shift supervisor and criminal investigator. He also served as a member of the Special Response Team for 14 years and as field training coordinator before being elected sheriff in 2006. Mahoney was re-elected in 2010, 2014, and 2018.
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