Frank “Mike” Crawford

Meet the Candidate

Running For:
Political Affiliation:
Law Enforcement
High School Diploma, DD - 214, NCO Preparatory school, two Law Enforcement Academies, DEA school, Motor Officer and Motor Instructor school
A loving wife, three adult children, six grand-children, and a dog.
I am the new generation of servant leadership needed for the Sheriff of Maricopa County. The citizens deserve a working Sheriff, one who will continue to actively serve the community and keep us safe, and I will fulfill that position and promise to you. I have devoted a lifetime of service to upholding and defending the Constitution. I have always served with the highest level of integrity, treating every person I meet with the dignity and respect they deserve, always remembering who I serve. I have served my Country as a Military NCO and my Community as a Law Enforcement Professional for over 32 years. It would be my honor to continue to serve my Community as Sheriff of Maricopa County.


Response Legend

  • SSupports
  • OOpposes
  • *Comment
  • Declined to respond
  • Declined to respond, Position based on citation

Question Response Comments/Notes
1. Denying federal funding to “sanctuary cities” that do not comply with federal immigration laws S* American citizens take precedent in the spending of taxpayer funds.
2. Allowing all parents to use tax credits, vouchers, or education savings accounts to enable children to attend any public, charter, private, homeschool, or online academy S* This country was founded on the basic principle of citizens rights to choose.
3. Expanding background checks to include guns purchased from private individuals O* Private party sales of goods and services are protected as free trade and they should stay private.
4. Using taxpayer funds to support any organization that provides, promotes, or provides referrals for abortion O
5. Prohibiting abortion except when it is necessary to prevent the death of the mother O* It is my devoted belief that I must protect all life, from natural conception until natural death.
6. Providing tax breaks to certain industries over others O
7. Adding “sexual orientation,” “gender identity,” or “gender expression” to the protected classes of race, religion, age, sex, and ancestry in nondiscrimination ordinances O
8. Protecting a parent's right to seek professional counseling for their minor child with same-sex attraction or gender identity issues to help them reach their desired outcome S* I support parent"s rights to choose and spend their own moneys as they see fit as long as it is not taxpayer funded.
9. Setting minimum wages above the state minimum wage O* The free market should drive wages and the prices of goods and services.
10. Protecting individuals and businesses from being required to use their artistic expression in a manner that violates their conscience S* Individual rights supercede the rights of the politically correct mob.