FREEPORT, Ill. (WTVO) — Stephenson County Sheriff Dave Snyders announced Thursday he would not run for re-election after 44 years in law enforcement.
“The decision to retire was not an easy one because serving the citizens of Stephenson County has been both an honor and a privilege,” Synders said in a statement.
“It is not time for me to consider my options to serve others in new ways,” he added.
Snyders has served as sheriff since 1998.
His term expires in 2022.