Kuster Statement on Passing of Keene Police Chief Brian Costa
(Washington, DC) - Congresswoman Annie Kuster (NH-02) released the following statement on the passing of Keene Police Chief Brian Costa:
"Chief Brian Costa was an incredible public servant who dedicated himself to bettering his community of Keene and the entire state of New Hampshire. I was deeply saddened to learn of his sudden passing. Chief Costa was a committed leader in addressing the opioid crisis and focused on the need for treatment and recovery services as well as interdiction efforts. I appreciated his counsel, and I was always inspired by his kindness, warm spirit, and commitment to helping others. My heart goes out to his loved ones and the entire Keene community at this difficult time."
Chief Costa was a leader in addressing the addiction crisis and Congresswoman Kuster was proud to join him for numerous briefings, round tables, and community discussions in Keene and around the state.