WASHINGTON COUNTY, Tenn. -

More people are announcing plans to run for sheriff in local counties.

Craig Ford is announcing his plans to run for Washington County, Tennessee Sheriff. Ford currently serves as Director of Public Safety for Jonesborough and Executive Officer of the Police, Fire, and Communication Department.

In Johnson County, Sheriff Mike Reece has announced he will seek a third term. During his tenure, Reece has cracked down on drugs and alcohol. 

During the next four years Reece says he would like to increase drug and alcohol enforcement.