Chief Brickner announced his candidacy in a chilly, 40 degree afternoon at Central Park, although warm beverages and snacks were offered. The police chief addressed the audience saying "Ten years ago when I took over as Chief of Police the office of Chief was held by the same administration for 20 years." Brickner said "at that time I stated, it is time for change, time for a new direction." He added, "In regard to Porter County Sheriff, it is time for change and definitely time for a new direction and that direction is forward."
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