DEARBORN, Michigan – The Dearborn Optimist Club presented its 2012 Public Safety Awards during the club’s annual Respect for Law luncheon held May 9 at the Fairlane Club. Wayne County Commission Chairman Gary Woronchak presented award recipients with resolutions from the county and on behalf of state Rep. George Darany.
Pictured from left are: Tom Laundroche, Optimist Club president; Woronchak; Team Sergeant Casey Baker, Police Explorer of the Year; Firefighter of the Year Lt. Steve Worden; and Police Officer of the Year Cpl. James Isaacs; and Barry Hawthorne, Chair of the Optimist Club’s Public Safety Committee. (Photo courtesy of Arella Studios)