New England Regional award presented at American Legion Convention
On Saturday, June 23, 2018, I attended the American Legion annual convention in Rutland ,Vermont as a member and delegate of American Legion Post # 8 in Norwich.
I have attached the official program brochure.
American Legion Convention brochure
American Legion Convention official agenda
One of the agenda items was the presentation of an award for Law Enforcement Officer of the year.
Sgt. Jennifer Frank of the Norwich Police Department received the award as the Northeast Region Law Enforcement Officer of the year. I was pleased to be on hand to witness her receiving this prestigious award.
I have attached several photos taken by Lyle Favreau and Demo Sofronas
National Vice Commander Larry Marcouillier of the American Legion Post 7 in Harrington Delaware
presenting the award to SGT Jennifer M Frank
American Legion Representative Tom Scanlon, Sgt Jennifer M Frank, and Chief Douglas A Robinson
Below is a news release from Norwich Police Chief Douglas Robinson which was posted on the Norwich List Serve on June 25, 2018.
Subject: NORWICH POLICE SGT. JENNIFER FRANK
Please join me in congratulating Norwich Police Sgt. Jennifer Frank who was recently named the American Legion’s Northeast Region Law Enforcement Officer of the year. The Northeast Region is comprised of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
Sgt. Frank was presented with her award at the American Legion's Department of Vermont convention in Rutland, Vermont on Saturday, June 23. This award recognizes officers of the law who have selflessly distinguished themselves over and above their normal duties through community service activities and professional achievement. As a regional recipient Sgt. Frank is among the best of America’s finest Law Enforcement Officers. Congratulations Sgt. Jennifer Frank
Chief Douglas A. Robinson
Norwich Police Department
Family members on hand to attend the award ceremony
Chief Douglas Robinson and Sgt Jennifer Frank proudly holding the award