Wareham Officer Recieves Traffic Safety Award

Please be advised that on Wednesday, November 28, 2012, the Wareham Police Department received the Gold Standard Award of Excellence from the Massachusetts AAA Traffic Safety Division for achievements in the areas of traffic safety and educational initiatives. Although Wareham PD has received awards in the bronze and silver categories during past years, the gold level award was proudly received for the year 2011 during a ceremony at White’s of Westport, which was attended by representatives of several Southeastern Massachusetts police departments.

During the ceremony, Officer Bryan Whalen was also acknowledged as the recipient of the first “Community Traffic Safety Hero,” award in Wareham as result of dedicated service and professionalism in the areas of traffic and safety initiatives throughout the community. Officer Whalen is to be congratulated for receiving this award, and for his continued efforts and interest in traffic safety measures and corrective actions throughout the various neighborhoods and business districts of Wareham.