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SC-5 Release: Tommy Pope Unveils Law Enforcement Support



ROCK HILL – Today Tommy Pope, Republican candidate for Congress in South Carolina’s 5th District, announced the endorsements of over 30 Law Enforcement Leaders from across the district.

“As a former police officer and solicitor, I am deeply grateful for the wide support I have received from our district’s law enforcement community,” said Pope. “These sheriffs, solicitors, officers, agents and coroners wake up every single day with two things in mind: enforce our laws and keep our people safe. In Congress, I will ensure they are protected and have the resources they need to fight those who wish to do us harm.”

The full list of endorsements is as follows:

Kevin Tolson York County Sheriff
Steve Mueller Cherokee County Sheriff
William Jolly Former Union County Sheriff
Kevin Brackett Solicitor, York & Union Counties
Randy Newman Solicitor, Chester, Fairfield, Lancaster Counties
Barry Barnette Solicitor, Cherokee & Spartanburg Counties
Doug Barfield Former Solicitor, Chester, Fairfield, Lancaster Counties
Monty Craig Lancaster County Sheriff’s Deputy
Tim Hager York County Sheriff’s Department
Chuck Neil York County Sheriff’s Department
Bobby Ferrell Retired York County Sheriff’s Department
Joyce Jackson York County, Clover Police Officer
Dennis Moss Cherokee County, Retired SC Highway Patrol
David Book York County, Clover Police Officer
Anthony Bolin York County Sheriff’s Deputy
Tom Tarsitano York County
Glenn Meier York County, ICE Agent
Chip Guerry York County
Danny Williams Kershaw County, Former Kershaw Police Chief
Clayton Pope Kershaw County, Retired Sr. Agent, SLED
Lon Outen Kershaw County, Retired South Carolina Department of Probation
Fuzz Currence Cherokee County, Retired York County Sheriff’s Deputy
Steven Smith Former Assistant Director, SLED
Brian Noe York County, Former Rock Hill Police Officer
Michael Hawkins York County, York Police Officer
Paul Price Newberry County, Retired SC Highway Patrol
Eddie Tallon Spartanburg County, Retired SLED
Roger Faulkenberry Kershaw County
David Hamilton York County Clerk of Court
Karla Knight – Reese Lancaster County Coroner
Dennis Fowler Cherokee County Coroner


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