We are pleased to advise you of our endorsement of your candidacy for election for Niagara County
Court Judge. We have based our endorsement upon your demonstrated commitment to serve our
We firmly believe that you will be fair and unbiased for every resident of the Niagara County. You have
demonstrated that throughout your career as both a prosecutor and public defender in addition to
serving as a law clerk for Judge Sara Sheldon. You are truly qualified and have the real experience
needed to be our next Niagara County Court Judge.
The Western New York Association of Retired Law Enforcement Personnel, Inc. (W.A.R.P.) is made up of
law enforcement retirees working to protect the benefits of state public retirees. W.A.R.P. has over 800
members representing law enforcement agencies from the eight counties of Western New York. We are
the largest voice of retired law enforcement officers in Western New York.
A law enforcement retiree has a lifetime of experience to draw upon. This role of and advocate is a
natural one for the law enforcement retiree. When executed with courage, confidence and wisdom, it
can improve the quality of life for him/her and others. That is why based on our lifetime of experience
we believe in Mike Benedict and his ability to serve as Niagara County Court Judge.
We authorize you to use our endorsement in your campaign.
Very truly yours,
Paul M. Beakman
COMPOSED OF RETIRED LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL FROM WESTERN NEW YORK
WHO SERVED WITH DEDICATION AND PRIDE