Kingsport Police Department

Press Release

Event Information

Topic K.P.D. Detective Justin McConnell to Receive Mark Vance Memorial Award
Type of Event Mark Vance Memorial Award Presentation by Front Line Domestic Violence Task Force
Date & Time of Event Thursday, October 17, 2013

10:00 AM

Location of Event Office of the Sullivan County District Attorney

Sullivan County Justice Center (2nd Floor)

140 Blountville Bypass

Blountville, TN

Officer Information

Officer Name Detective Justin McConnell
Serving Since Serving Since 2006 (7 Years of Service)

General Narrative

A Kingsport Police Department Detective will be receiving the Mark Vance Memorial Award.

On Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 10:00 AM, K.P.D. Detective Justin McConnell will be presented with the Mark Vance Memorial Award by the Front Line Domestic Violence Task Force.

Each year, the District Attorney’s Front Line Domestic Violence Task Force presents the Mark Vance Memorial Award to a local law enforcement officer who has gone above and beyond to assist them with the prosecution of domestic abusers. The award is named after Patrolman Mark Vance, a Bristol, TN Police Officer who was shot and killed while responding to a domestic disturbance call on November 27, 2004.

This award ceremony will take place at:

The Office of the Sullivan County District Attorney

Sullivan County Justice Center (2nd Floor)

140 Blountville Bypass

Blountville, TN

For additional information, please contact:

Office of the Sullivan County District Attorney

423-279-3278

or

P.I.O. Thomas M. Patton

K.P.D. Community Relations & Crime Prevention Unit

423-229-9433

ThomasMPatton@KingsportTN.gov

Releasing Officer P.I.O. Thomas M. Patton

K.P.D. Community Relations & Crime Prevention Unit