SCMPD honors officers, teamwork Wednesday night

SCMPD honors officers, teamwork Wednesday night
(Source: SCMPD)
(Source: SCMPD)

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department honored dozens of officers and civilian staff members on Wednesday night.

Awards were presented for bravery, dedication and outstanding performance.

Police Chief Jack Lumpkin honored six groups with the "Unit-Teamwork Citation".

The following units/people were honored Wednesday night:

The Budget Office was recognized for orchestrating support and supplies for the annual St. Patrick's Day festival. They were also commended for providing the logistical support needed to hire a record 136 officers in 2016. Karen Williams, Cherquila Hicks, and Vernell Mitchell received the award.

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