Cops to host 1st debate with all 4 top mayoral candidates
[trib_ndn vid=25236249]SAN DIEGO — All four of the top candidates for San Diego mayor will debate for the first time Tuesday, with an important endorsement possibly riding on the outcome.
The forum, which will focus on law enforcement issues, will be hosted by the San Diego Police Officers Association, Deputy Sheriffs Association of San Diego County, San Diego County Deputy District Attorneys Association, and the San Diego County Probation Officers Association.
The candidates — former City Attorney Mike Aguirre, Councilmen David Alvarez and Kevin Faulconer, and ex-Assemblyman Nathan Fletcher — are among 10 who want to finish the term of Bob Filner, who resigned Aug. 30 after less than nine months on the job.
The hopefuls are also vying for the Probation Officers Association’s endorsement for the Nov. 19 special election. Fletcher captured the organization’s support last year.
On Monday, Fletcher released a plan to address the San Diego Police…
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