Local police and firefighters receive SAR service awards
CLEARWATER – The Clearwater Chapter Florida Society of the Sons of the American Revolution presented its Public Service Awards to community Police and Firemen at their October meeting.
Recipients of this year’s awards were Deputy Wayne Spencer Gross of the Pinellas County Sheriff Department; Firefighter and Paramedic Robert D. Williams of Pinellas Suncoast Fire & Rescue; and Lt. Matthew A. Carpenter also from the Pinellas Suncoast Fire & Rescue.
These men were chosen by their Superior Officers for their distinguished service to the community and their consistent level of professionalism. On hand to introduce the police award recipient was Pinellas County Sheriff Dept. Chief Bob Gualtieri. The firefighters and EMS recipients were introduced by Suncoast Fire & Rescue Deputy Chief Karry Bell.