September 20, 2019–7:54 a.m.
The Calhoun Police Department was one of the agencies recognized Wednesday in Macon during the 2019 Governor’s Challenge Awards presentation.
The Governor’s Challenge Awards honor law enforcement agencies for their work to prevent crashes, injuries and deaths in their communities, college campuses, and military installations.
The Calhoun Police Department finished second just behind the Governor’s Cup winner Snellville for their overall highway safety efforts in the category for their department size.
Calhoun PD also received a special category award for their efforts focusing on child passenger safety.