Michael Kavanagh is honored to have received the endorsement of every law enforcement agency in Ulster County that is permitted to endorse candidates. His opponent has not been endorsed by a single law enforcement agency.
“…Michael is compassionate, insightful, and has a keen sense of justice. Over the course of almost 20 years, Michael has proven that he has the experience, the ability, and the grace to serve as District Attorney.”
“As national events continue to shape and mold the criminal justice system, so too must our roles within that system. The position of Ulster County District Attorney is a difficult one, as you must safeguard the rights of the victim, witnesses and the accused… I am proud to announce that the Police Chief’s Association of Ulster County has chosen to endorse you as you seek the Office of Ulster County District Attorney.”
“the entire membership… unanimously and proudly endorses you … The dedication and professionalism you have shown to the community, as well as our police department, over the years, has been outstanding.”
“…Mike Kavanagh has prosecuted dangerous criminals and worked to educate students and parents about the dangers of opioids as well as offered help to those affected by addiction. …It is with careful consideration that the PBA is endorsing Mike Kavanagh in the election for Ulster County District Attorney.”
Police Benevolent Association Of The NYS Troopers, Inc.
“Your hard work and fairness distinguished you from others while pursuing justice with ultimate integrity… The Board of Directors of NYSPIA is confident that your past experiences will serve you well as the District Attorney and we offer our full support and assistance in your candidacy…”
“… we have found Mr. Kavanagh to be an excellent trial attorney, both as a prosecutor and defense attorney, who has shown to be both empathetic and conscientious, with a proven understanding of, and an unwavering dedication to his profession… In our opinion, the District Attorney should be someone who is diversified, strong, and experienced in order to deal with all of the challenges that affect the people in Ulster County. We firmly believe that Michael J. Kavanagh is that person and that he will serve the position with both integrity and passion.”
Town Of Saugerties Policeman’s Benevolent Association
“The Shandaken Police Department Police Benevolent Association has full confidence in your character attributes that you have thus far demonstrated as an Assistant District Attorney. We are confident that you will … protect the rights of all of the citizens in the Criminal Justice System …”