By Mary Ann Barton
Fairfax County will have a new sheriff in town — and its first female one — following Tuesday's election of Stacey Kincaid to the office.
48, a 26-year veteran of the sheriff’s office, said her priorities are community outreach, especially in culturally diverse neighborhoods in order to foster more cooperation and
The elections puts to an end a
bitterly fought race, with accusations flying about pilfered campaign
signs, unethical mail-outs
The unofficial results from the State Board of Elections as of 10:10 p.m. Tuesday, with 239 of 239 precincts reporting:
- Bryan "B.A." Wolfe: 98,686; 39.24%
- Stacey Kincaide: 135,142; 53.74%
- Christopher DeCarlo: 7,463/2.97%
- Robert Rivera: 8,704/3.46%
Kincaid is currently a captain in the sheriff's office.The race increasingly centered on Kincaid versus Wolfe, with the other two candidates often no-shows at local forums.