Keep Rick Staly Sheriff Campaign Announces Additional Key Endorsements
Fraternal Order of Police Florida State Lodge and Local Officials
PRESS RELEASE 12/02/2019
BUNNELL, FL: The Keep Rick Staly Sheriff Campaign announces two additional key endorsements.
The Florida State Lodge Fraternal Order of Police, representing 22,000 Florida law enforcement officers, has
endorsed Rick Staly for Flagler County Sheriff.
“The Fraternal Order Of Police have endorsed Rick Staly and admire his dedication to his community and his
history of being a fair and equitable Sheriff in Flagler County,” said Robert Jenkins, President, Florida Faternal
Order Of Police. “We believe his dedication to serving his community will inspire the citizens of Flagler
County to move forward to a prosperous and safe future.”
Current County Chairman David Sullivan also endorsed keeping Rick Staly Sheriff of Flagler County. “A solid
professional in all aspects,” said Sullivan. “Proves everyday that he is one of the top Sheriff’s in the state leading
our great Sheriff’s Department and its wonderful corps of Deputies.”
Flagler County Clerk of the Court and Comptroller Tom Bexley endorsed Sheriff Staly for re-election stating
“Sheriff Staly and I have worked together on a number of issues. I have always found him to be a man of
integrity and a great steward of public safety. Under his leadership, I have witnessed a renewed commitment to
crime prevention and professionalism throughout his organization.”
“I am very honored to be endorsed by the men and women that serve our state as first responders that know my
leadership the best,” said Sheriff Staly. “It’s an honor to be endorsed by other community leaders too.”
Sheriff Staly was previously endorsed by Flagler County Mayors, past County Chairman, police chiefs, nearby
Sheriffs, local state representative and senator, state attorney, the local Fraternal Order of Police lodges and
Coastal Florida Police Benevolent Association.
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Sheriff Staly Endorsed by Mayors, County Chairman, Police Chiefs, Sheriffs, Prosecutor, State Representative, Flagler Clerk of Court and Comptroller and State Senator for Re-election
PRESS RELEASE 11/20/2019
BUNNELL, FL: Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly continues to receive endorsements by community leaders, police chiefs, sheriffs and prosecutor in his campaign for re-election.
“I am honored to receive these endorsements,” said Sheriff Staly. “Community leaders, mayors, sheriffs, police chiefs, first responders, state and County officials and our prosecutor have spoken. Keep Rick Staly Sheriff.”
“I am pleased to endorse Rick Staly for Sheriff,” said Bunnell Mayor Robinson. “He has done a great job leading his team…” Added County Commission Chairman Donald O’Brien, “Rick is a compassionate, innovative leader who has built a strong team.”
“Rick Staly is the Sheriff every county would like to have…Sheriff Staly has significantly reduced crime in Flagler County since taking office. He has my enthusiastic endorsement to continue the great work he began and he works tirelessly to keep our community safe,” said State Representative Paul Renner.
“…Sheriff Staly’s leadership has made Flagler County a better and safer community,” said R.J. Larizza, State Attorney for the 7th Judicial Circuit. Added St. Johns County Sheriff David Shoar, “Sheriff Staly has dedicated himself to the safety of citizens…and is respected by all as a true leader.”
Sheriff Staly has been endorsed by the following community leaders for re-election who all want to “Keep Rick Staly Sheriff.”
- Palm Coast Mayor Milissa Holland
- County Chairman Donald O’Brien
- Flagler Beach Mayor Linda Provencher
- Bunnell Mayor Catherine Robinson
- Beverly Beach Mayor Steve Emmett
- Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey
- 7th Circuit State Attorney R.J. Larizza
- Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood
- Matt Doughney
- Tom Foster
- State Representative Paul Renner
- State Senator Travis Hutson
- St. Johns County Sheriff David Shoar
- Flagler Clerk of Court Tom Bexley
Sheriff Staly was previously endorsed by the Coastal Florida Police Benevolent Association, which represents FCSO union employees, Flagler County Professional Firefighters Association, Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 165 and Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #171.
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Sheriff Staly Announces Firefighters and Additional Law Enforcement Endorsements
Flagler County Professional Firefighters Association IAFF # 4337 and Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 165 Endorse Staly for 2020 Election
PRESS RELEASE November 18, 2019
BUNNELL,FL: The Keep Rick Staly Sheriff Campaign announces two additional key endorsements received by prominent law enforcement and firefighter organizations.
The Flagler County Professional Firefighters Association Local 4337 and part of the International Association of Firefighters has endorsed Sheriff Rick Staly for re-election. The Flagler County Professional Firefighters Association represents all Flagler County Fire/Rescue Division Firefighters and EMTs.
“…[We] proudly endorse Sheriff Rick Staly for the 2020 election,” said Stephen D. Palmer, President of FCPFA. “Sheriff Rick Staly has proven to lead the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office [in] a positive direction over his last term as Sheriff with the best interest of the citizens of Flagler County and the men and women to the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office in mind.”
“You have demonstrated that you are committed to the citizens of Flagler County, and to the men and women of the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office,” said Dominic Guida, President of FOP Lodge 165. “As Sheriff you have been proactive in your response to community problems, which is evident by the reduction of crime in our community.”
The Fraternal Order of Police, Flagler Fallen Heroes Lodge 165, represents and is comprised of active local Law Enforcement and Corrections Officers.
“I am very honored to be endorsed by the first responders that serve our community daily and know my leadership the best,” said Sheriff Staly.
Sheriff Staly was previously endorsed by the Coastal Florida Police Benevolent Association and Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 171 for his 2020 re-election.
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Coastal Florida Police Benevolent Association Endorses Sheriff Rick Staly
October 30, 2019 – The Coastal Florida Police Benevolent Association endorses Rick Staly for Flagler County Sheriff in 2020.
“We will ask our members, their friends, neighbors, co-workers and families to support your candidacy because of your commitment to law enforcement in our communities. On behalf of the thousands of members in our Association, I wish you the best of luck in your upcoming campaign. Please remember te Coastal Florida PBA eagerly stands ready to assist your efforts!”
– Mike Scudiero, Executive Director
Read the Coastal Florida PBA’s Endorsement Letter.
Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #171 Endorses Sheriff Rick Staly
October 11, 2019
The Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge #171, has endorsed Rick Staly for Flagler County Sheriff in 2020.
“It is a great pleasure and honor to announce today, the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #171, Patrolman Phillip Cardillo Memorial Lodge has voted and its membership of retired and former Law Enforcement Officers, Correction Officers and Public Safety Officials enthusiastically endorses you for Sheriff of Flagler County.”
– Ron Conklin, President
View the FOP Lodge 171’s full Endorsement Letter.