February 24, 2021
By Victoria Ford
Major COPS: (From still left) Ptl. Zach Wiatrowksi and Ptl. Anthony Vincent are 2020’s fantastic officers in Stafford Township.
At the Stafford Township Law enforcement Department’s yearly awards ceremony this year, officers were being regarded for exhibiting excellence in the class of responsibility. Ptl. Zach Wiatrowski and Ptl. Anthony Vincent were the 2020 recipients of two of the greatest accolades officers can get.
Wiatrowski was voted 2020 Law enforcement Officer of the 12 months, which is voted on by an officer’s peers dependent on the standards of high-quality do the job ethic large diploma of professionalism, enthusiasm, determination and integrity and enhancing the law enforcement impression as properly as distinguishing him/herself in just the legislation enforcement group.
Vincent was voted 2020 receiver of the Rick Drappi Award, named soon after Stafford Township Police Officer Henry “Rick” Drappi, who died in an accident in 1978. The award is voted on every calendar year by all law enforcement section staff for the officer whose carry out and character most emulate that of Officer Drappi and “who has shown unselfish dedication, delight, and concern for other individuals as Officer Drappi did.”
The two of the award recipients depict the Stafford Township Law enforcement Department proudly and are living by the motto supra ultra que – higher than and past. —V.F.