NEWS RELEASE: Mara Elliott Statement On Shooting Of San Diego Police Officers
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 29, 2016
Contact: Dan Rottenstreich, (619) 213-9839, email@example.com
Mara Elliott Statement on Shooting Of San Diego Police Officers
SAN DIEGO – Mara Elliott released the following statement in response to the shooting Thursday of two San Diego Police Officers.
Mara Elliott said: "The murder of a San Diego police officer, and the nearly fatal wounding of a second officer, is a stark reminder of the risks our law enforcement officers take each day to keep our communities safe. As we pray for the victims and their families we must focus on ending the alarming trend of violence against police."
Mara Elliott serves as Chief Deputy City Attorney for the City of San Diego. She advises the influential independent Audit Committee and the City Council’s Committee on the Environment. With nearly two decades of public sector legal experience, Mara served as general counsel to community college and K-12 school districts as well as counsel to the County of San Diego and the San Diego Metropolitan Transit Development Board. She lives in Scripps Ranch with her husband and two sons.