As a former Counsel to the State Crime Commission, Thom Goolsby has the experience and the knowledge we need to reduce crime and make New Hanover County a safer place to work, live and raise a family. As our Senator, Thom will fight to ensure that violent criminals serve their sentences and he will support increased state funding to build adequate prison space to keep our families safe. Thom will bolster state and local law enforcement's efforts to defeat the illegal drugs and gangs which are poisoning our society. In a growing
New Hanover County, Thom believes it is important to stop the "big city crime problems" before they start.