When it comes to judicial races, it is common to find law enforcement groups supporting a candidate from the district attorney’s office.
But Roger Wilson, a Fresno defense attorney who often represents law-enforcement clients, won the nod of the Fresno Police Officers’ Association.
Wilson’s opponent for the open Fresno County Superior Court-Office No. 4 seat is deputy district attorney Billy Terrence.
Wilson Answers These Questions
Take 5 spoke with Wilson about his candidacy to replace Edward Sarkisian Jr., who is not running for re-election. The discussion included:
— Wilson’s background as a prosecutor, then a defense attorney.
— Differences between him and Billy Terrence.
— The importance of FPOA’s endorsement.
— His judicial philosophy.
— His approach to sentencing.
Click on the video above to watch the segment.