Jefferson County Sheriff
Name: Wallace Anger Jr.
Political experience: Ran for Jefferson County sheriff, 2010.
Professional experience: Deputy, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department; Birmingham Police Department, 20 years.
Education: Graduate, Miles College, Business Administration; Lawson State Community College.
Main issues: Anger points to his 35 years in law enforcement and pledges to bring “service with integrity” to the Sheriff’s Department.
“For years, I tended to look for someone else to address the Injustices which are seen every day within our legal system,” Anger said on his website. “I realize that change must first start with me.”
Anger quoted the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and cited the words as an inspiration in his campaign: “Until there can be awareness, there can be no consensus to make correction.”