PORTSMOUTH AWARD WINNERS Portsmouth Ohio State Patrol Names Trooper And Dispatcher Of The Year
Reported by: Tiersa Davis
Web Producer: Jeff Morris
Reported: Jan. 2, 2013 4:50 PM EST
Updated: Jan. 2, 2013 5:08 PM EST
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, Scioto County
The Ohio State Highway Patrol in Portsmouth has named the 2012 Trooper of the Year and the 2012 Telecommunications Award recipients.
Trooper C. Michael Newman has been chosen for Trooper of the Year in recognition for his outstanding service at the Portsmouth Post. Newman was chosen because of the number of impaired drivers he was able to take off Scioto County's roadways, according to a new release from the Highway Patrol. Newman has been with the Highway Patrol since 2006.
Dispatcher Scott N. Caudill with the Ohio State Highway Patrol was selected for the Telecommunications Award. Caudill was chosen because of his work ethic and public assistance skills, the news release said. Caudill has been with the Highway Patrol since 2010.
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