Lt. Governor Newsom Issues Statement on San Bernardino Shootings


(Sacramento) - Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom issued the following statement regarding the shooting in the City of San Bernardino:

"It is with deepest sadness that Jennifer and I offer our condolences to the families and loved ones of those whose lives were stolen in San Bernardino today.

"This is a moment to focus every ounce of our compassion and thoughts with those who are grieving, who said goodbye today as they do every morning, and whose only light in a terrible darkness is now the memories that they still hold.

"I'm grateful to San Bernardino's first responders for their heroic work, to the Governor's Office and the Governor's Office of Emergency Services, for their energy in coordinating a local and state response and exercising every effort to ensure public safety and bringing the full force of justice to those responsible."



Rhys Williams, Office of the Lt. Governor, 916-445-8994