On May 21, 2018 Chief Richard Trigo and Borough Council presented Departmental Awards to Fanwood Police Officers in recognition for outstanding service in 2017.
LIFE SAVING AWARDS Sgt. Marc Gottlick
Ptl. Elliott Bernard (2)
Ptl. Ryan Gilmore
Ptl. Michael Rusin
Exceptional Duty Award Lt. Francisco Marrero
Ptl. Michael Rusin (2)
Chief's Award Ptl. Elliott Bernard
Unit Citation Lt. Francisco Marrero
Lt. Eugene Chin
Sgt. Anthony Nassau
Sgt. Marc Gottlick.
Sgt. Phillip Ugone
Ptl. Elliott Bernard
Ptl. Daniel Kranz
Ptl. Daniel Piccola
In addition, on Fanwood and Scotch Plains police, fire and rescue squad responders were recognized tonight (4/25) at the annual Shield Awards presented by the Knights of Columbus, Father John Nelligan Council, at St. Bartholomew the Apostle Church in Scotch Plains. This event is special because it brings together all police and volunteer first responders from both towns for recognition of their service to our communities.
Fanwood Officer Elliot Bernard, was recognized for his service in Puerto Rico with a NJ State Police Task Force that helped recovery efforts last fall after Hurricane Maria. Presented by Chief Richard Trigo.