Awards

The following awards were presented at the Board of Supervisors meeting on February 6, 2018:

Chief MacPherson presented Lt. Craig Rudisill with his diploma for his graduation from the FBI National Academy.  Lt. Rudisill attended the academy in Quantico, Virginia from October 2, 2017 to December 15, 2017.



This Commendation for Life Saving is presented to Ofc. Michael Ferry for the performance of life saving acts which resulted in the successful saving of a resident’s life on June 10, 2017.



This Distinguished Unit Citation is presented to Ofc. Chonko, Ofc. Bumm, Det. Schirmer and Ofc. Williamson, and for their outstanding accomplishment resulting from teamwork which led to the arrest of a robbery subject from 7/16/2017.


This Distinguished Unit Citation is presented to Ofc. Costantini, Ofc. Brown, Ofc. Chonko and Det. Marsaglia for their outstanding accomplishment resulting from their teamwork which led to the arrest of an actor who committed armed robberies on 8/17/17 and 8/20/17.



This Commendation Letter is presented to Ofc. Derek Gale and Ofc. Michael Ferry for the performance of an outstanding act of police work that brings credit upon the officer and the entire Department which led to the locating, identifying and subsequent arrest of a subject who committed a bank robbery August 29, 2017.


This Commendation of Merit is presented to Ofc. Derek Gale and Det. Anthony Marsaglia for their performance of an outstanding act of police work that displayed superior intelligence and effort which led to ensuring the safety and well-being of a six year old girl on September 9, 2016.



This Commendation Letter is presented to Sgt. Richard Gruver for the performance of an outstanding act of police work that brings credit upon the officer and the entire Department which led to the arrest of a subject who committed a strong armed robbery September 9, 2017.



This Commendation Letter is presented to Sgt. John Costello, Ofc. Rusty Bumm and Ofc. Fred Williamson for the performance of an outstanding act of police work that brings credit upon the officers and the entire Department which led to the arrest of an armed subject who was wanted by the Newtown Township Police Dept. for attempted homicide September 13, 2017.


This Commendation Letter is presented to Ofc. Derek Gale for the performance of an outstanding act of police work that brings credit upon the officer and the entire Department which led to the arrest of a three subjects who committed an armed robbery on November 16, 2017.



This Distinguished Service Award is presented to Ofc. Michael Ferry for his continuous proactive approach towards traffic enforcement in the year 2017 which enhances the reputation and image of the Upper Southampton Township Police Department.



This Distinguished Service Award is presented to Ofc. Daniel Chonko III for his continuous proactive approach towards traffic enforcement and DUI enforcement in the year 2017 which enhances the reputation and image of the Upper Southampton Township Police Department.



This Distinguished Service Award is presented to Ofc. Michael Kaminski for exemplary narcotics interdiction in the year 2017 which enhances the reputation and image of the Upper Southampton Township Police Department.