Sheriff Special Election Added to Fairfax November Ballot

By In Featured Articles On May 22, 2013

Fairfax County Sheriff

Fairfax County Sheriff Stan Barry,  a Democrat who has won election four times, said Tuesday that he will retire in July (Washington Post, May 21). Fairfax County Circuit Court Judge Dennis J. Smith is expected to name an interim sheriff as a replacement in coming weeks, Barry said. A special election to name Barry’s successor will be held during the general election in November.