On October 3, 2016 the Maryland Capitol Police honored members of the department at their annual awards ceremony.
Recipients this year included:
- The members of the Department’s Mobile Field Force for their assistance to the city of Baltimore during the 2015 protests and civil unrest. Members honored: Sgt. Matthew Warehime, Officer Jerry Harris, Sr., Officer Francisco Mari III, Lieutenant Eric Yealdhall, Sergeant Andre` Davis.
- Annapolis Detachment Security Officer of the Year Alan Sellner.
- Annapolis Detachment Police Officer of the Year Sergeant David Lewis
- Sergeant Lawrence Barnes received a Life Saving Award for his efforts to save a heart attack victim.
- Sergeant Dennis “Cliff” Donaldson received a “Chief’s Salute” for development of a new staffing model.
- Police Officer Jerry Harris, Sr. received a Chief’s Citation and General Assembly Resolution for his efforts and risk to his own safety in rescuing tenants from a burning building.
- Sergeant Thomas Crewe was awarded this year’s Department Supervisor of the Year.
- Police Communications Operator Laskeshia Wesby was honored as this year’s Department Dispatcher of the Year.
- Security Officer Robin Dowell received this year’s Department Security Officer of the Year award.
- Police Officer Francisco Mari III received this year’s Department Police Officer of the Year Award.