John Wareham/News Officer awards were presented Friday by the Mount Vernon Police Department Friday. Pictured, from left, are  Qade Lewis, Jeremiah Armstrong and Reginald ‘Rex’ Young.
John Wareham/News
Officer awards were presented Friday by the Mount Vernon Police Department Friday. Pictured, from left, are Qade Lewis, Jeremiah Armstrong and Reginald ‘Rex’ Young.

MOUNT VERNON — Qade Lewis and Reginald ‘Rex’ Young both won Officer of the Year awards and Jeremiah Armstrong was given the Thomas Bartlett Award in a ceremony at the Mount Vernon Police station Friday.

Young, who achieved the rank of corporal in 2014, and Lewis, who reached the same rank in 2018, both shared the distinction of Officer of the Year for outstanding public service, integrity, loyalty and dedication.

Armstrong, the Mount Vernon Schools School Resource Officer, among other things, has been on the police force since 2008. He was appointed as SRO in 2015.

 

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