Mayor Sarno stated, “Congratulations to all those who are being recognized and honored. Police Superintendent Cheryl Clapprood and I are so proud of the men and women in blue and applaud your continued efforts, day-in and day-out, protecting and serving our residents and business community. Your courage, professionalism, sacrifice and compassion are to be commended, and these commendations are well-deserved. On behalf of the City of Springfield, thank you and congratulations! God speed to you and wishing you and your families continued success and good health, especially during this holiday season.”
Mayor Sarno, Police Superintendent Clapprood and Board of Police Commissioners hold Special Commendation Ceremony for Springfield Police Officers
Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Police Superintendent Cheryl Clapprood, the Board of Police Commissioners and the Springfield Police Department leadership team held a special commendation ceremony to honor and recognize more than 70 officers, civilians, and Police K9’s with awards and commendations of merit, including Purple Hearts, and Life-Saving and Child Birth awards.