Our Community Deserves
Law Enforcement officers face serious challenges nationwide, and we are currently experiencing a crisis of leadership at the Pima County Sheriff's Department. It's a crisis of trust and integrity, and we need a Sheriff who understands what it means to be a servant of the people. It's time for a change, and we need your vote.
Nanos On The Issues
Click the videos below to see Chris's thoughts on some of the issues we face as a community, and as a nation.
"We are very happy and proud to endorse Chris Nanos in his candidacy for Pima County Sheriff"
"Sheriff Nanos believes in leading an organization that encourages its members to bring their innovation and energy to the mission, free from worries about reprisals and political fallout."
Smarter Ways Forward
"It is imperative that a collaborative relationship exists between law enforcement and the community it serves. Sheriff Nanos' leadership style employs this ideology in ensuring crime reduction."
United States Senator
“Sheriff Nanos has a passion for working with the vulnerable youth in our community. His support and work with programs like Youth on Their Own, Casa's Alitas and the Boys and Girls Club goes a long way in helping not just the youth of this community, but the community as a whole.”
-Dick & Nan Walden, Owners of FICO & Green Valley Pecan.
“For decades now, I have had the pleasure watching Chris Nanos develop and mature from line level, in-the-trenches, street policing to establishing progressive and professional law enforcement policy. His leadership qualities cultivate productivity and motivate creative thinking. This is necessary in the era of community policing.”
-Clarence W. Dupnik,
Pima County Sheriff
Chris Nanos went into law enforcement when he was 20 years old, and in it found the sense of service to community that would come to shape his life and define his career.
He was appointed Sheriff in 2015 until 2016, during which time he earned the respect and loyalty of the Department he led. Click below for a list of his accomplishments during that time.