On February 4, 2019, Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon presented Onondaga County Sheriff's Office Deputy Kamilla Peck with the Onondaga County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Employee Recognition Award. This award is given to County employees who demonstrate outstanding service in their work and personal life and who exemplifies the ideals of the slain civil rights leader.
The NYWLE Scholarship Committee is proud to announce the two recipients of the IACP Women's Leadership Institute Training Program Scholarship:
Amanda Piebes from the Village of Wappingers PD and Lindsey Giles from the Onondaga Country Sheriff's Office.
The training will take place in New York City October 28, 2018 through November 2, 2018. NYWLE has been proud to sponsor members through this scholarship program for the past four years, and will continue to offer opportunities to members in the future.
The ladies of the New Rochelle Police Department are pictured sporting their pink patch for breast cancer awareness.
Pictured from left to right ( Officer Nicole DeCarlo, Officer Marisa Bird, Officer Melissa Diniz, Officer Giselle Wilson, Detective Liliana Sanchez, Sergeant Kimberley Diniz)
September is National Addiction Awareness and Recovery Month and Utica Police Department Sergeant Starr Wooden was interviewed about UPD's Angel Program. Check out the interview on WKTV by clicking here.
Central Region: It's that time of year again when the kids return to school. Many kids in our community are in need of our help. They need guidance, encouragement and a role model for success. These kids are our future.
The NYS Mentoring Program will be held again at Dr Weeks Elementary school in Syracuse for the 2018-2019 school year. They are always looking for more good role models/mentors, and who better than the NY Women in Law Enforcement! The mentors come from many businesses within Onondaga County.