Former Irvine Police Officers Honored by Crime Survivors
On Friday, April 26, 2013, Chief Maggard, Deputy Chief Hamel, Commander Mahoney and Lieutenants Hallinan and Hurtado attended the Crime Survivors 2013 Annual Award ceremony, held in Garden Grove. This year’s event marked the 10th anniversary of the organization and included several honorees from sponsoring and police agencies, including the Irvine Police Department, that have supported the organization over the years. Individuals were also honored, including three former officers from the Irvine Police Department. Retired Irvine Police Officers Jon Coltrane and Tracy Jacobson and Supervising Investigator with the Orange County District Attorney’s Office, Kelly Core were each honored for their care and compassion during the response and investigation of Founder Patricia Wenskunas’ case more than ten years ago. Congratulations to the award recipients and to Crime Survivors for their 10 years of dedicated service to Survivors!