See the constantly increasing list of organizations and/or individuals who support progressive change in the Sheriff's Office.
Organizations that support a Sheriff's Office that will improve public safety while prioritizing treating people with human dignity, promoting equality, and transforming the agency into a transparent and accountable organization:
Tarrant County Democratic Legislative Delegation
Vance will work tirelessly to protect Tarrant County families but he will not forget that a strong relationship between the community and the Sheriff’s office is more critical than ever. Vance understands the job of Sheriff should not be political. We trust Vance to keep an ideologically driven, national political agenda out of the Sheriff’s Department and focus the Department on protecting Tarrant County families of all backgrounds. We are proud to announce our full for Vance Keyes in his race to become Tarrant County's next Sheriff.
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
"Politics, not policing, has dominated discussion of the Tarrant County Sheriff's Office for the last few years.
The county needs a sheriff equipped to implement smart, targeted changes at the jail, support reforms in law enforcement and engage with an increasingly diverse community. For those reasons, Democrat Vance Keyes is the best choice for voters."
Tarrant County Central Labor Council AFL-CIO
"Your honest and practical approach sets you apart from the other candidates. You have shown great concern for the residents of the community, and your willingness to listen to people's problems is commendable. You have proven yourself to support working people and our fairshot agenda. I am writing today to show my endorsement and support for you and your campaign." - Brian Golden, President
Workers Defense Action Fund
The Tarrant County Sheriff's office, like most of our criminal justice system, needs to be reformed. We believe Vance Keyes is the person to do just that and revoke racist laws like 287g. That's why we are proud to endorse him for Tarrant County Sheriff.
Texas Working Families Party
We are proud to endorse Vance Keyes for Tarrant County Sheriff!
United Auto Workers (UAW)
People For the American Way
Democracy For America
Our Revolution Tarrant County
We are proud to announce our local endorsement of Vance Keyes for Tarrant County Sheriff! This race is incredibly important for the communities of Tarrant County.
Tarrant County Black Democrats
Northeast Tarrant County Democrats
Indivisible Grapevine Area
In this critical time in our communities, in our history, we require true leadership now more than ever. Vance is a veteran and an experienced and dedicated public servant seeking only to better his community and the lives of those around him. His Sheriff's Dept would prioritize safety, empathy, accountability, and transparency. That is just one of the many reasons we are proud to endorse him for Tarrant County Sheriff.
New Sheriff Now Tarrant County
Tarrant County deserves a sheriff who will advocate for the dignity and humanity of ALL people detained and employed in the jail. More than ever, we must come together to ensure real safety, real reform and real leadership for the people and from the sheriff.