RIVERSIDE (CBSLA) – The Sheriff of Riverside County is facing criticism for his stance on vaccine mandates.
On his podcast, called RSO Roundup, Sheriff Chad Bianco discussed why he will not be mandating vaccines for his employees.READ MORE: Man In Critical Condition After Being Stabbed In Lancaster
Sheriff Bianco said he thinks it should be a personal choice that people discuss with their own doctors.READ MORE: Man Shot to Death In Los Angeles
Some in the medical community, like the Riverside County Medical Association, said he was giving misinformation in the podcast.
“It has been shown by many studies the vaccine is very effective,” said Dolores Green, executive director of the RCMA.MORE NEWS: One Dead In 210 Freeway Collision
Bianco also added he is not ‘anti-vaccine’ but will not get vaccinated himself.