Record Turn Out for Volunteer Breakfast
On Saturday, April 27, 2013, the Annual Volunteer Awards Breakfast was held at the Lakeview Senior Center. Chief Maggard made a presentation and shared the Department’s new video with the group. Lieutenant Whalen was also on hand to thank all of the volunteers for a great year and to congratulate the individual award winners for their outstanding contributions. This year’s honorees were Lauren Maddison for Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), Jeri Fender for Volunteers in Policing (VIPS) and Yvonne Tsai for Watchmail/Block Captain. Also attending the event were: Deputy Chief Hamel; Commanders Hare and Mahoney; Lieutenants Allan, Hallinan, and Hurtado; Sergeants Fender, August and Russell; Officers D’Alena, Kim and Lipscomb; Emergency Management Coordinator Eileen Salmon; Program Specialist Brannen; Crime Prevention Specialist Lind; and Public Safety Assistants Varner and Lovenduski.
For more information on how to become a volunteer, contact Program Specialist Katie Brannen at 949-724-7045.