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UC Irvine Police Department honors its star performers

The UC Irvine Police Department held its 2nd Annual Awards Celebration Thursday, March 6, at the University Club. Friends, family,…

March 6, 2006

The UC Irvine Police Department held its 2nd Annual Awards Celebration Thursday, March 6, at the University Club. Friends, family, community partners and campus staff heard Chief Paul Henisey describe partnerships with campus departments such as the Office of the Dean of Students, C.A.R.E and Environmental Health and Safety as well as neighboring police agencies and the Orange County Fire Authority. He also highlighted safety programs including rape prevention, alcohol education and car theft prevention. Receiving top UCIPD awards were Sgt. Eladio Acuna, Supervisor of the Year; Administrative Manager Marla Purcell, Civilian of the Year; and Cpl. Charles Chon, Officer of the Year. Star Awards also were presented to UCI staff members and community partners.