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BPD Sr. Office Schlecht Recipient 2016 madd Hero Award

On June 11, 2016, Sr. Officer Schlecht represented the Bakersfield Police Department in San Diego as an award recipient for the 2016 “Hero Award”. In 2015, Sr. Officer Schlecht arrested 214 DUI drivers in the Bakersfield area.


Officer-Schlecht-2016-Hero-AwardThis yearly event is hosted by M.A.D.D. (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) and is a humble appreciation by M.A.D.D. for the dedication of all Men and Women throughout the State of California for their hard work and commitment to keeping our streets safe from Drunk Drivers.

There were several Officers from the Bakersfield Police Department who went above and beyond their duties and were recognized for their outstanding efforts to combating Drunk Driving. Recently Officer Anthony Herron attended a luncheon in Fresno where he was recognized for his outstanding efforts. Great job by all!