Portland Police Officers Recognized by Fire Department

9/21/2012 - Sergeant Michael Rand, Officer Nicholas Goodman, Officer Daniel Rose and Officer Richard Ray will be recognized with the Portland Fire Department Chief's Award of Appreciation at the Fire Department's annual merit awards ceremony on Saturday, September 22 at 10am at the Portland High School auditorium.

They'll be honored for their assistance provided to firefighters and paramedics who were attempting to evacuate an elderly, wheelchair-bound person from a building on Cedar Street during an armed stand-off.

This award is presented to an individual or groups who assist the Portland Fire Department in achieving a goal that enhances the safety and performance of its members. The individual or group must demonstrate leadership and skill while carrying out their duties.