NJ State Police endorse Wirths

Law & Order. The NJ State Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) has endorsed Assemblyman Wirths.

06 Oct 2019 | 01:55

    Assemblyman Hal Wirths announced this week that the New Jersey State Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) has endorsed his re-election in the 24th Legislative District that includes all of Sussex County, 11 towns in Warren County and Mt. Olive in Morris County.

    Wirths, serving his first term in the Assembly, said “I am moved by the support of the law enforcement community and the faith they have put in me."

    Wirths cited his opposition to:
    ·-Democrat proposals that would require first responders to reside within the community they serve.
    Wirths cited his support of:
    · Pro-police legislation to protect the workers compensation of first responders who die in the line of duty.
    · Require police departments to issue identification cards so police who retiree can carry their firearms across state lines.
    · Increase penalties for home invasions.
    · Subject "cop killers:" to the death penalty.
    · Call for Cuba to extradite Joanne Chesimard.
    · Protecting the retirement of law enforcement officers.