ORANGE COUNTY, CA — Undersheriff Don Barnes received the endorsement of the the State Coalition of Probation Organizations (SCOPO). The SCOPO Board of Directors proudly represents Probation Officers throughout the State of California working in Youth Detention Facilities, Adult Field Supervision, Juvenile Field Supervision, Community Corrections, Placement, Adult Court Services and Juvenile Court Services.
“The Board of Directors has concluded Undersheriff Barnes to be highly qualified, motivated and extremely knowledgable about Public Safety issues facing Orange County, especially with regards to Probation’s role of supervising offenders in the community. His dedication and commitment to holding offenders accountable for their crimes, while at the same time enacting restorative justice for victims, is exactly what the citizens of Orange County need and deserve. We strongly believe in his ability to continue to make Orange County a great place to live and look forward to working with him to achieve this outcome,” said Greg Stuber, Legislative Vice-President of SCOPO.
Don Barnes has a record of keeping Orange County safe for nearly three decades. Serving currently as Orange County’s Undersheriff, Barnes oversees the daily operations of the department’s 24 Divisions comprised of 3,900 sworn and professional employees.
Don Barnes is the Chief Operating Officer for the nation’s 5th largest Sheriff’s Department serving a population of 3.1 million residents.
Paid for by Don Barnes for Sheriff 2018