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"We had no choice," said Mike ...
"We had no choice," said Mike Milnor, an investigator with the Campbell County Sheriff's Office.
"We had to assume the worst," Milnor
"That it was possibly an infant or some type of human remains."
Minutes in to the search, investigators found something: A small wooden box.
"It was sealed with silicone and screws," said Milnor
"Someone went to a lot of trouble."
Once the lid was taken off, deputies had their answer.
"It looks like someone's family dog," Milnor
With that information the criminal case is closed, but Milnor
said the Sheriff's office didn't make a wasted effort.
"Even though it is a pet, it gives our investigators a live training exercise," Milnor
ABC 13 - Where Do You Stand?
Mike Milnor, Campbell Co.
Our question Monday October 20, 2003 is for Campbell County
Sheriff candidates Mike Milnor
and Terry Gaddy.
, Campbell County
Sheriff Candidate - "That's a two phase process.
NewsAdvance.com - Authorities break up drug rings
Campbell County Sheriff Mike Milnor said methamphetamine - a stimulant that can be smoked and snorted - used to be more of a West Coast drug but is now turning up more often in Central Virginia.
praised the cooperative investigation, which has gone on for more than two years."This shows it works, and works quite well, when we pool our resources and go after these groups together," he
NewsAdvance.com - New candidate joins Campbell sheriff's race
Investigator Mike Milnor of the Campbell County Sheriff's Office announced his intention to run for sheriff, and has received the endorsement of the current sheriff, Robert Maxey.
, who is running as an independent, made his announcement Thursday outside the county's historic courthouse joined by family, Maxey - a Republican - and members of the department who support him.
has not filed the required paperwork for candidacy with the Campbell County registrar's office, he
plans to run against Lt.
, 40, said he
has been planning to run for office since he
joined the sheriff's office in 1982 and has taken the necessary steps toward achieving his
goal.He received a bachelor's degree in sociology and law enforcement from Averett University and worked as an investigator with the department for more than 10 years.In 1996, Milnor left the sheriff's office to become Campbell County's first director or public safety.He
returned to the sheriff's office
in 2000.For the past two years, Milnor has been the coordinator of the Central Virginia Drug Task Force and is a sworn officer for state and federal agencies.He also serves on the Regional Homicide Squad.Milnor
experience helped him learn about managing a department, handling budgets and working with state and federal law enforcement agencies.Milnor
, a Campbell County native, said if elected, he
plans to bring new ideas on recruiting."I want to get the best (officers) and I want to keep them on," he
also said he
wants to build up community policing programs."I don't think a department is any better than its citizens," he
said.Maxey said he
is endorsing Milnor
because of his
qualifications."I've known Mike
was in high school.
role in the drug bust was limited since it was primarily a federal case and his
intention to run had nothing to do with the case.
plans to have his
required paperwork filed with the registrar's office by the June 10 deadline.
NewsAdvance.com - Campbell sheriff's race generating some heat
Campbell County sheriff candidates Terry Gaddy and Mike Milnor have barely begun campaigning, but some residents are already vehemently expressing their opinion about an election that is still six months away.
...Milnor, who has worked for the sheriff's department for roughly two decades and served as the county's first director of public safety, is running as an independent.
...It is clear to me that Mike Milnor is by far the most qualified candidate for sheriff of Campbell County.
"I have the right to my opinion and the right to express that opinion.Everyone else also has the same rights.This election is not about me, but is about which of these two candidates is the most qualified."It's now time for the voters of Campbell County
to learn as much as they can about these two men and come to their own conclusion as to which is the most qualified to be Campbell County's next sheriff."Along with the letters, a rumor has been circulating that Milnor was not allowed back in the public safety building after he resigned his post as the county's director of public safety.
Gaddy and Milnor
said they agreed to run positive campaigns focusing on their credentials and what programs they would like to implement if elected.
By no means is it a personal thing on my part or a personal thing on Terry's," Milnor
said the letters have not affected how he
plans to run his
campaign."I appreciate his
(Maxey's) endorsement, but the campaign is my campaign and the administration would be my administration," he