Albany's 'Backing the Blue'

Albany's 'Backing the Blue'
APD Chief Persley
APD Chief Persley
Tom Gieryic
Tom Gieryic

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - The City of Albany is joining forces with the "Back the Blue" program.

Tuesday, the man who started it all, Tom Gieryic, asked the commissioners for the city's support. Commissioners say they will get signs in order to support the cause.

For local law enforcement this means a lot.

"So anyone's efforts to work with us or for us work with them and partner to continue to make this the great life, the good life city we want to make this the great life city, we will do that," said Albany Police Chief  Michael Persley.   

The mayor and each commissioners will have a total of ten signs to place in their wards.

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