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New Harford sheriff pledges to make Sheriff's Office an agency that will 'inspire and instill confidence'

New Harford sheriff pledges to make Sheriff's Office an agency that will 'inspire and instill confidence'

With three former Harford County sheriffs sitting to his right, and his wife and two daughters sitting to his left, Sheriff Jeff Gahler pledged to an audience of nearly 600 people during his inauguration Monday to return more deputies to patrolling the community. He also vowed to work with the county government and the State's Attorney's office to combat heroin and ensure the Harford County Sheriff's Office remains "a place that will inspire and instill confidence in you every day." Members of the audience, many of them deputies under his command, gave Gahler, who defeated two-term incumbent Sheriff Jesse Bane in the November general election, a standing ovation as...

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