While Donna Deegan's new mayoral administration holds the potential for rousing Jacksonville city government from its malignant torpor, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is in the hands of a Duval County Republican, the party responsible for decades of mediocrity.

It remains to be seen what Sheriff T.K. Waters' legacy will be, but early indications are uninspiring.

Originally posted at Notes From the Underground 08:17 Monday, 21 August 2023