Oak Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Twenty-seven area police officers and five citizens were recognized last week for excellence at the annual installation and awards dinner of the South Suburban Association Chiefs of Police (S.S.A.C.O.P.). Awardees were honored on Thursday, October 23rd at Gaelic Park in Oak Forest . Fourteen officers each received the association’s highest award, the Peace Officer Award of Valor for individual acts of heroism over the past year.
Midlothian Officer Kerry Sullivan and Blue Island Officer Erick Stahmer were honored while serving as members of the South Suburban . . .