Remember that he said, "... if I have to work 24 hours a day from now on to make sure they're doing their job, I will..."
Well, Simon is on Christmas break! He isn't working during this uncertain time as a result of his deputies being discovered partying at local nightspots leaving the county unprotected.
Seriously, nobody expects the Sheriff to put in that much time but the expectation that the department is functioning properly is expected. It is decision time Sheriff... show the citizens of Lee County that their vote went to the right man.
Read the latest from WIS News 10:
Lee Co. sheriff to release night club decision Wednesday - WIS News 10 - Columbia, South Carolina |:
'There is no excuse for this. I'm paying these guys to patrol and if I have to work 24 hours a day from now on to make sure they're doing their job, I will,' said Simon. 'I'm disappointed; number one after all the stuff we've been through in the past several months, we don't need this.'"