DeWitt , N.Y. - DeWitt Police Chief Gene Conway says he is running for Onondaga County Sheriff this year.

Longtime Sheriff Kevin Walsh hasn't said yet if he'll seek another term, but there is widespread speculation he will announce his retirement.

Other possible candidates appear poised to run. Chief Deputy John Balloni has reportedly been holding fundraisers. Retired Sherriff's deputy Toby Shelley and Sergeant Crayg Dykes are reportedly running as a Democrats.