Herkimer, NY (WIBX) - A 15-year veteran of the Oneida County Sheriff's Office has announced his candidacy for Herkimer County Sheriff.

49-year old Timothy Klock says he's dedicated his career to public safety and wants to use his experience in law enforcement to run a more efficient Sheriff's Office.

Klock, a military veteran with 27 years of law enforcement experience, was born and raised in Herkimer County.

He currently lives in Herkimer.