|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||Contact: George Andrews|
|August 22, 2016||Phone: 916.905.2599|
Tom Lackey endorsed by the California Statewide Law Enforcement Association
Palmdale, CA— Assemblyman and retired California Highway Patrolman, Tom Lackey has earned the endorsement of the California Statewide Law Enforcement Association (CSLEA).
The CSLEA represents more than 7,000 law enforcement, public safety, and consumer protection professionals throughout the State of California.
“Throughout his career as a CHP officer, Tom Lackey demonstrated a deep commitment to the safety of California residents,” stated CSLEA President Alan Barcelona. “As an Assemblymember, he has continued his fight to keep criminals off our streets and out of our communities.”
A retired Sergeant with the CHP and former Palmdale City Councilman, Tom Lackey has received overwhelming support from public safety leaders and organizations throughout the State, including: the California Police Chiefs Association, the California Association of Highway Patrolmen, the California Reserve Peace Officers Association, and Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood.
As an Assemblyman, Lackey has worked with colleagues to promote policies that combat drugged driving, protect victims of sexual assault, and enhance the overall level of public safety for residents within the district and throughout the state. As the author of a bill responsible for the development of the first roadside test for driving under the influence of marijuana, Lackey was named the California Police Chiefs Legislator of the Year.
Tom Lackey is running for reelection in California’s 36th Assembly District, which includes the communities of Lancaster, Palmdale, Rosamond, Mojave and California City.
To learn more about Tom, visit: www.LackeyforAssembly.com