OCCUPATION: Sergeant: Multnomah County Sheriff 's Office - Corrections Division; Adjunct Professor- Criminal Justice: Mount Hood Community College

OCCUPATIONAL BACKGROUND: Sergeant: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office - Corrections Division; Sergeant: United States Army Military Police Corps; Station Commander: United States Army Recruiting Command; Adjunct Instructor: Pioneer Pacific College

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND: Northcentral University . Prescott Valley , AZ. Doctor of Business Administration (ABD); Northcentral University . Prescott Valley , AZ. Master of Business Administration; Concordia University . Portland , OR . Bachelor of Science - Business Management; Central Texas College . Killeen , TX . Associate - Law Enforcement

PRIOR GOVERNMENTAL EXPERIENCE: Sergeant: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office - Corrections Division: Facility Sergeant, Multnomah Count Troutdale Jail; Acting Shift Leader; Honor Guard Sergeant; Corrections Emergency Response Team Member; Mental Health Team Member; Backgrounds Investigator; Court Services Deputy. Sergeant: United States Army Military Police Corps, and Recruiting Command: Battallion Training Sergeant; Battallion Race Relations/Equal Opportunity Sergeant; Recruiting Station Commander; Traffic Accident Investigator; Patrol Supervisor.

Personal : Sgt. Ra'oof is married, with three teenage sons, and lives in Northeast Portland . He has been a resident of Multnomah County and deputy for about 15 years, with strong ties to the residents. He is ready to lead the sheriff's department into the new decade.

Ra'oof: A Progressive Voice at the Sheriff's Office

"I've known Sgt. Ra'oof both personally and professionally for almost 30 years. I know he is the one man who will accomplish his goals" - Peter Kraushaar, former Multnomah County deputy, former Federal Police Officer and Military Policeman

Ra'oof will activate progressive ideals at the Sheriff's Office. He has served as an outstanding deputy and a progressive leader in the County systems. Trust Muhammad - A real progressive with the courage to act.

Ra'oof: Opening the Sheriff's Office to the Community

Ra'oof has been a progressive leader at the Sheriff's Office. He will fight for smart risk assessment strategies, making it easier for the Sheriff's office to cut cost and do its duties efficiently.

Supported by Ordinary Multnomah County Citizens

(This information furnished by Ra'oof for Sheriff)

The above information has not been verified for accuracy by Multnomah County.