The Danbury Police Officer of the Year Award has been presented to this year's honoree. The Exchange Club of Danbury says Police Officer Joseph Pooler is a veteran officer with a genuine concern for the public and his fellow officers.
He is a member of the SWAT Team, Crisis Negotiation Team and serves as Sniper Team Leader.
The Exchange Club says Pooler's mindset is focused on the prevention of crime, and has a knack for putting victims at ease. He was also selected as this year's Officer of the Year for a successful conclusion to cases through diligent investigations. The Exchange Club says Officer Pooler's dedication to the Danbury Police Department and community, professionalism, pride and respect that he has for his job and fellow officers is highly commendable.
The Exchange Club says Pooler was selected as this year's honoree because he demonstrates a consistent work ethic and professionalism.