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Award Ceremony Photos

 

Impaired Driving Awards

December 5, 2019

The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) honored more than 200 law enforcement officers from 175 agencies across the Commonwealth on December 5th, for their efforts to target impaired drivers. The 2019 Governor’s Impaired Driving Enforcement Awards ceremony was held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Lexington.  Awards were presented to officers with the most impaired-driving arrests in each agency and Highway Safety All-Star awards were presented to the top three in each division.  There are six divisions, broken down by number of officers within the agency, and a division for Kentucky State Police and the Department of Fish and Wildlife.  All winners received a plaque, while the top three winners from each division were presented with the Highway Safety All-Star Award – an encased commemorative baseball bat from Louisville Slugger.

Click the links below to see a listing of the OP Individual Winners and the OP Division Winners:

List of 2019 Impaired Driving Awards Individual Division Winners

List of 2019 Impaired Driving Awards Top 3 Division Winners 


Division Winner Group Photos:

Top 3 Division Winner Photos:

  • Division I (1-10 Officers)

  • First Place:  Patrolman Eric Thomas, Burnside Police Department - Not Present

  • Second Place:  Deputy Sheriff Bobby Estes, Clark County Sheriff's Office

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  • Third Place:  Patrolman Demetrius Lindsey, Simpsonville Police Department

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  • Division 2 (11-25 Officers)

  • First Place:  K9 Deputy Justin Szymchack, Floyd County Sheriff's Office - Not Present

  • Second Place:  Patrolman Aaron Arnsperger, Fort Wright Police Department - Not Present

  • Third Place:  Deputy Brett Ritchie, Greenup County Sheriff's Office - Not Present 

  • Division 3 (26-50 Officers)

  • First Place:  Corporal Jeremy Renfrow, McCracken County Sheriff's Office

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  • Second Place:  Officer Nick Taylor, Somerset Police Department - Not Present

  • Third Place:  Deputy Chris Greenfield, Marshall County Sheriff's Office

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  • Division 4 (51-100 Officers)

  • First Place:  Officer Christian Wilhite, Henderson Police Department

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  • Second Place:  Officer Wes Kemp, Nicholasville Police Department

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  • Third Place:  Officer Nick Pruitt, Elizabethtown Police Department - Not Present

  • Division 5 (101+ Officers)

  • Second Place:  Master Police Officer Ed Pulley, Bowling Green Police Department - Not Present

  • Third Place:  Specialist Douglas Ullrich, Covington Police Department 

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  • Division 6 (State Agencies)

  • Second Place:  Trooper Bradley Couch, Kentucky State Police Post 14   

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Kentucky DRE/ARIDE Allstar Photos:


 

Occupant Protection Awards

August 2, 2019

The Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) honored law enforcement officers from 114 agencies across the Commonwealth on Aug. 2 for their efforts to increase the use of seat belts and child restraints in motor vehicles. The Governor’s Occupant Protection Enforcement Awards ceremony was held at the Hyatt Regency in Lexington. Awards were presented to officers with the most occupant protection citations in each agency and in each division. There are six divisions, broken down by number of officers within the agency, and a division for Kentucky State Police.  All winners received a plaque, while the top three division winners were presented with the Highway Safety All-Star Award – an encased commemorative baseball bat from Louisville Slugger.

Click the links below to see a listing of the OP Individual Winners and the OP Division Winners:

2019 Occupant Protection Awards Individual and Division Winners List.pdf

Division Winner Group Photos:

*Each group is pictured with Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Deputy Secretary Paul Looney, Kentucky Office of Highway Safety Acting Executive Director Jason Siwula and Statewide Occupant Protection Coordinator Nate Dean

Division Winner Individual Photos:

*Each Division Winner is pictured with Statewide Occupant Protection Coordinator Nate Dean (left) and Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Deputy Secretary Paul Looney (right)

  • Division II  (11-25 Officers)

    • Third Place:  Lieutenant Brandon White, Williamsburg Police Department(Not Present)

  • Division IV  (51-100 Officers)

    • Third Place:  Officer Kenneth Swanson, Elizabethtown Police Department(Not Present) 

    • Second Place:  Officer Bryan Redmon, Frankfort Police Department(Not Present)

  • Division VI  (State Law Enforcement)

    • Second Place:  Senior Officer Logan Lynch, Kentucky State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Central Region

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2019 Occupant Protection Awards Misc. Photos

  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
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