Travis Smith named N.C. VFW officer of the year

Kannapolis Police Sgt. Travis Smith has been recognized as the 2021-2022 North Carolina Police Officer of the Year by the Veterans of Foreign Wars....

July 9, 2022
5:48 AM

Kannapolis Police Sgt. Travis Smith has been recognized as the 2021-2022 North Carolina Police Officer of the Year by the Veterans of Foreign Wars.Smith received the honor at the North Carolina State VFW Conference and was recognized for his professionalism, leadership and commitment to the City of Kannapolis. He was nominated for the award by Kannapolis VFW Post 8989 and was selected from a field of police officer candidates from around the state. As a result of winning this prestigious honor Travis has also been recognized as a National VFW Police Officer of the Year.

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