County Attorney Choi Announces Bid for Re-Election
Choi has defined career by bringing people together to prevent and solve problems in our community
[Saint Paul] Today, Ramsey County Attorney John Choi announced his bid for a third term in office.
“I am proud of what we have been able to accomplish by working together with a wide variety of partners to achieve meaningful results for our community and I am eager to engage voters in this election cycle,” said Ramsey County Attorney John Choi. “There is more work to do to enhance the quality of justice and build trust in our justice system, combat gender-based violence, and improve outcomes for our youth and I am looking forward to continuing to work alongside our community partners to make it happen.”
As county attorney, Choi has continued to build on his strong record of bringing people together to prevent and solve problems in our community. In doing so, Choi has been both visionary and responsive, amplifying community voices in his leadership around a host of challenges to get real results for our community.
The community scorecard below highlights several of these transformational efforts:
|Children in our community being bought and sold for sex||
|Vast majority of sexual assaults going unreported; perpetrators not being investigated or prosecuted||
|Increasing numbers of youth reaching our office having physically acted out against school staff||
|People addicted to drugs cycling through the system while dealers continue to profit from devastation||
|Numerous reports of child sexual abuse against Archdiocese||
|Inadequate domestic violence case outcomes in suburban communities||
Enhancement Initiative to partner with city attorneys on enhancing prosecutions to hold offenders accountable and keep victims safe
|Accidental shootings resulting from children finding unsecured guns in the home||
|Diminished public trust in the aftermath of officer-involved shootings||
In addition to Choi’s record of results in office, he has engendered a solid base of community support including securing official endorsements from AFSCME and the Saint Paul Regional Labor Federation. For more information on Choi’s campaign, please visit www.johnchoi.org.