Hannibal – Jack Beckwith Jr. has announced his candidacy for Hannibal Town Justice.
Beckwith stated that he is running to “bring dedication and integrity to the town justice court.”
Beckwith has superior knowledge of the criminal justice system.
He has a Criminal Justice A.A.S. degree from Cayuga Community College, where he focused a great deal his studies on the Penal Law of New York State.
He also is well versed in United States Supreme Court Case Law which is the foundation of our justice system.
Beckwith brings a background in community activism.
He is an active member of the Oswego County Youth Court Advisory Board, the Sterling Trail Tamers Snowmobile Club, the Hannibal Community Park Committee, and various other organizations.
Beckwith currently serves as councilman in the town of Hannibal and is knowledgeable of the status of Hannibal’s Justice Court.
He regularly meets with personnel of the court and is actively looking to better courtroom security and policy.
“I am currently researching ways to improve courtroom policy and procedure using the New York State Justice Court Assistance Program,” he said.
Serving as councilman, Beckwith is educated in the budgetary aspects of the justice court.
Beckwith is running under the Republican, Conservative, and Dedicated to Justice parties.