Craig is a veteran of 44 years in Law Enforcement
having served with four different departments
at both the state and local level. He began his
career with the Visalia, CA, Police Department
in 1955 upon his discharge from the United States
Army. In 1956 he joined the California Highway
Patrol and progressed through the ranks to become
the Commissioner in 1975 and served until 1983.
During this period he had assignments in Victorville,
Visalia, Eureka, Gold Run, Los Angeles and Sacramento.
In 1983 he was appointed Director of the Division
of Law Enforcement at the State Department of
Justice. He was elected Sheriff of Sacramento
County in 1986 where he served three terms and
retired in 1999. He has since been working in
the private sector on Law Enforcement related