23 Recognized at Annual Statewide Awards Banquet

Since 1995New York State highway safety partners have proudly hosted an annual recognition event to present awards acknowledging outstanding efforts and achievements in deterring impaired driving.  This recognition program is supported by member agencies of the Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee, STOP-DWI New York, Division of Criminal Justice Services and the New York State Police.

Awards this year were presented by Subrina Dhammi of NewsChannel 13 with comments of congratulations by Mark Schroeder, DMV Acting Commissioner, Chuck Deweese, Assistant Commissioner of the Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee and Reginald Crowley, STOP-DWI Foundation Chairperson.

This years awards were presented in the categories of:  Individual Law Enforcement, Law Enforcement Agency and Partner of the Year.

You may read the narratives for each award recipient here.

** Not Pictured:  Frank Caramanica, Amityville Village Police Dept., and Mark Palladino, Richmond County Assistant District Attorney and Bureau Chief **