FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Alexa’s team recipients were honored today in Prince George as well as other parts of the province.
Alexa’s team is a program that recognizes RCMP as well as municipal officers in B.C. that make an extraordinary contribution to reducing the number of drivers driving drunk or impaired by drugs.
In order to be nominated, an officer has to remove at least 12 drivers that were affected by alcohol or drugs from either a criminal code investigation, or a 90-day immediate roadside prohibition in the previous year.
The program started in 2008 and since then, 71,300 penalties have been processed for drugs or alcohol use while driving.
All-Star members are officers that have taken 34 or more criminally impaired drivers off the road in 2015.
Below are a list of recipients honored from the Peace Region:
Cst. Adam Taylor Chetwynd General Duty
Total drivers removed from the road = 25
Cst. Matthew Gould Dawson Creek General Duty
Cst. James Fenemma Dawson Creek IRSU
Cst. Aaron Semeniuk Dawson Creek SPTS All-Star
Cst. Shaun Kennedy Dawson Creek SPTS
Cst. Matthew Ferguson Dawson Creek SPTS
Total drivers removed from the road = 159
Cst. Tom Cichon Northern Rockies RCMP All-Star
Total drivers removed from the road = 68
Fort St. John
Cst. Graham Meclgunn Fort St. John – A watch All-Star
Cst. Carlee Munro Fort St. John IRSU
Cst. Nicole Campbell Fort St. John IRSU All-Star
Cst. Gregory Jodoin Fort St. John PRTS All-Star
Cst. Dylan Bergmark Fort St. John PRTS All-Star
Total drivers removed from the road = 226
Cst. Kevin Warkentin Mackenzie General Duty
Total drivers removed from the road = 18