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News Release

December 22, 2017

DPS Recognizes Heroes, Exceptional Achievements

AUSTIN – On Thursday, the Texas Public Safety Commission (PSC) and Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw presented two Purple Hearts, one Lifesaving Award,two Director’s Awards, and a Unit Citation. Additionally, the Texas Rangers were recognized by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, and a long-time Driver License employee was remembered.  

“The awards we presented today epitomize Texas at its finest,” said Director McCraw. “Each of the award recipients performed admirably with bravery and dedication in varying situations, and we couldn’t be more proud of the efforts by these outstanding men and women.”

The following awards were presented:

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