White Lake names its police officer, firefighters of the year
White Lake Township will honor its Police Officer of the Year and the Firefighters of the Year on March 12. Police Officer Jeff Way will receive this year’s police award.
“He is an outstanding detective and is well deserving of this award,” said Chief Adam Kline.
Steve Hanneman is the firefighter of the year, and the rookie firefighter of the year is Brent Hiltner, said Fire Chief Andrew Gurka. The evening VFW Post 4156, 321 Union Lake Road, begins at 6 p.m. with cocktails followed by dinner at 7 p.m.
Music by Joey Stadler.
Tickets are $20 a person and may be purchased from White Lake Township police or fire departments.
Call Jennifer Hansen at 248-698-1042.
-- Staff writer Carol Hopkins
Officer of the Year flyer 2015.pdf
White Lake Twp. police officer graduates from staff and command training
The school provides upper-level college instruction in 27 core blocks of instruction and additional optional blocks during each session. The major topics of study include Leadership, Human Resources, Employee Relations, Organizational Behavior, Applied Statistics, Planning and Policy Development, Budgeting and Resource Allocation. Each student is academically challenged through written examinations, projects, presentations and quizzes in addition to a staff study paper. Upon completion, students may be awarded a total of six units of undergraduate credit from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. The Center for Public Safety was established at Northwestern University in 1936 with the specific goal of expanding university-based education and training for law enforcement. Officials said many of the program’s graduates do go on to achieve a variety of leadership positions within their respective agencies.
Citizen Life Saving Awards
Life Saving Actions by Citizens
Please see the video of Chief Adam Kline presenting awards to Kirk Grant, Jaime Parks, Christopher Martin and Andrew Zuck for their life-saving efforts.
White Lake Township Newsletter
Click to read the Fall 2015 Newsletter.
White Lake Police Youth Academy
This year's Police Youth Academy was a huge success, click the following link to see a video from the 2015 Youth Police Academy.
Safe Exchange Zone
If you are buying or selling items on Craigslist or some other internet medium, please consider making your exchanges in the Police parking lot.
Gun Safety Awareness Day - June 5, 2015