POUGHKEEPSIE – City of Poughkeepsie mayoral candidate and County Legislature Chairman Rob Rolison today announced that he has won the endorsement of the City of Poughkeepsie Police Benevolent Association (PBA). The organization consists of more than 90 active and retired Officers, Detectives, Sergeants and Lieutenants from the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department. Rolison has 26 years of experience in law enforcement as a Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department Patrolman and Detective.
Rolison’s anti-crime platform can be found here.
“After careful consideration of both City of Poughkeepsie Mayoral candidates, the City of Poughkeepsie Police Benevolent Association is pleased to endorse Rob Rolison as the next Mayor of the City of Poughkeepsie. The PBA feels strongly that Rob Rolison’s legislative experience and law enforcement background will greatly assist the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department in obtaining critical resources needed to combat crime in the City. A collaborative working relationship between the Mayor and the organization representing the nearly 100 Officers is vital to the City’s crime-fighting efforts. For the reasons stated, we fully endorse Rob’s candidacy for Mayor on November 3,” said Sergeant Sean Fitzgerald, City of Poughkeepsie PBA President.
“The safety of families and individuals living and working in Poughkeepsie should be a top priority for our city’s next mayor. I am grateful to Sgt. Fitzgerald and our brave men and women at the City of Poughkeepsie Police Benevolent Association for all their support. Together, we will make Poughkeepsie safer, cleaner, and stronger,” said Rolison.
For a full list of Rob Rolison’s endorsements for mayor, please visit his website.