On July 21st, several UMPD officers and staff members were honored for their service to the campus community. 

Aug. 18, 2017

Last month, the Department of Public Safety hosted the 2017 Award and Promotion Ceremony at Riggs Alumni Center. Several officers and staff members were recognized for going above and beyond in their work over the past year. 

Congratulations to this year's award winners, and thank you for your outstanding service to our campus community.

Officer of the Year
Detective Edward McDermott, Criminal Investigations

Pictured: Chief David Mitchell and Detective Edward McDermott


Officer of the Year 
Corporal Evan McCann, Explosives Detection K9 Unit

Pictured: Chief David Mitchell and Corporal Evan McCann


Civilian Employee of the Year
Jaap Bier, Student Police Auxiliary

Pictured: Chief David Mitchell, Jaap Bier, and Chief John Nesky
Mr. Bier also received the Civilian of the Year Award from the Police Chiefs' Association of Prince George's County


Civilian Employee of the Year
Conrad Wilson, Building Security Services

Pictured: Chief Mitchell and Conrad Wilson


Security Operations Center Operator of the Year
Emily Harman, Security Operations Center 

Pictured: Captain Philip Tou, Emily Harman, and Chief David Mitchell