KSP Post 2 Shop with a Trooper (S.W.A.T.)
Date of News Release: 12/11/2017
Princeton, KY. On Thursday, December 7, 2017, the Kentucky State Police Professional Association (KSPPA) District 2 conducted its 21st annual “Shop with a Trooper” (S.W.A.T.) program. This program is designed to assist provide children with items of need during the Christmas season.
Thirty-seven children, their families, KSP troopers, KSP families, KSP dispatchers, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement officers, and Kentucky Fish and Wildlife officers met at the Area 2 Fire & Rescue Training Center in Princeton. KSPPA Chapter 2 was able to provide pizza for everyone. Drinks and paper products were donated by the Wal-Mart of Princeton, and the Sonic Drive-In of Princeton treated all of the children to ice cream.
After dinner, personnel from Post 2, their families, CVE, and Fish and Wildlife assisted the children with their shopping at the Princeton Wal-Mart. The shopping lists consisted of several items including coats, pants, shirts, shoes, hats, gloves, and toys.
The Kentucky State Police would like to thank the following for making this year’s program such a success: Charbon Contracting LLC, Sonic Drive-In of Princeton, Tom Toler, the Rogers Family, the Stratton family, Mrs. Jo Anne Walker, the McClure Family, the Wal-Mart of Princeton (Allen Dixon Store Manager), McEnaney Enterprises, Communications Workers of America Local, Crittenden Youth Soccer Association, and Area 2 State Fire Rescue.