There’s a new Sheriff in town â€“ Mitzi G. Johanknecht was sworn in as the new leader of the King County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday, Jan. 2. Johanknecht is a 33-year veteran of the sheriffâ€™s office, with much time spent as Commander of Burien Precinct 4. KCSO contracts its police services to Burien. She defeated Sheriff John Urquhart in the November election.
Sheriff Mitzi Johanknecht preparing for swearing in ceremony! pic.twitter.com/gTh8aeye9j— KingcosoPIO (@kingcosoPIO) January 2, 2018
It's official! Please join us in welcoming Mitzi Johanknecht as our King County Sheriff! pic.twitter.com/AO52ZpMixa— KingcosoPIO (@kingcosoPIO) January 2, 2018