Craig Croom ’94, a Wake County district court judge for more than a decade, has been given a new job by the governor. Governor Beverly Perdue appointed Croom a Special Superior Court Judge.
“Judge Croom was a distinguished prosecutor and has been a valuable member of the judiciary,” Perdue said in a prepared statement. “He will be a great addition to the superior court.”
Croom, a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and North Carolina Central University School of Law, has been a Wake County district court judge since 1999. He also has worked as an assistant district attorney for Wake County, been a clerk for Judge Jack Cozort on the North Carolina Court of Appeals, served as a deputy sheriff for the Wake County Sheriff’s Department and been a paramedic in Orange County.
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