Walker campaign: Milwaukee Police Association endorses Walker for governor

Contact: Austin Altenburg

Highlights commitment to standing with law enforcement, keeping our communities safe

[Madison, Wis.] – Today, at a press conference in Milwaukee, the Milwaukee Police Association proudly endorsed Scott Walker in his reelection campaign for Governor, citing his commitment to creating safer communities and his strong leadership on truth in sentencing, school safety, and victim resources and advocacy.

The Milwaukee Police Association represents almost 1,600 brave men and women in the Milwaukee Police Department who put their lives on the line every day to protect our neighborhoods.

Statement from Milwaukee Police Association President Mike Crivello:

“On behalf of the Milwaukee Police Association, we are proud to endorse Scott Walker for governor. His longstanding commitment to public safety is shown through his backing of those who put their lives on the line every day to protect our streets. We look forward to continuing to work with Governor Walker on solutions for the challenges facing our communities.”

Statement From Scott Walker:

“It’s an honor to receive the endorsement of the Milwaukee Police Association. I’m proud to stand with the brave men and women in Milwaukee and around the state who put their lives on the line every day to ensure our communities are safe. I will continue to work with our local law enforcement to make sure they have the tools they need to protect our streets.”