Feb. 14, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- The Norton Shores Police Department has earned top honors in the 2013 Award for Traffic Safety Excellence from the Michigan Association of Chiefs of Police (MACP), the Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning (OHSP) and AAA Michigan.
The award recognizes the outstanding commitment the department made in the previous year to overall traffic safety. The department received a
Grand Prize Award. The first-place award and
State Police, Negaunee Post. The
Police Department won second place and
for their traffic safety efforts.
There was a three-way tie for third-place honors. The
Michigan State University
State Police St. Ignace Post and the
Police Department each received
for their efforts. Additionally, two departments assisting
will receive a plaque. They are the
The winners were judged tops from some 34 applications statewide. A judging panel represented by OHSP, Michigan Department of Transportation, Prosecuting Attorneys Association and AAA made the selection, with awards presented at the MACP mid-winter conference held
at the Amway Grand Hotel and Conference Center in Grand Rapids. Awards were presented by OHSP and AAA.
SOURCE AAA Michigan